Definition of 'recovery'
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He is unable to walk and it could be a year before he makes a full recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It is possible that it set back my full recovery by some considerable time. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He had four operations but is expected to make a full recovery. The Sun (2016)Both men have since made a full physical recovery but are also proceeding with their own civil claims. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It is part of the body's natural recovery process from stress and upsets. The Sun (2016)The survey suggests that the eurozone's economic recovery will continue. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And six out of ten said pets' presence seemed to speed physical recovery. The Sun (2016)Previous studies have shown that financial shocks and unemployment can harm relationships but the new figures suggest that the economic recovery has made couples more unhappy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This suggests when we cry for emotional reasons, we are literally releasing stress from our bodies and crying is an essential part of the recovery process. The Sun (2016)It was a miracle he survived, but the long, slow haul back to recovery involved the amputation of both legs and his right arm. The Sun (2016)What are the prospects of a recovery? Times, Sunday Times (2012)In the subsequent year she had made a strong physical recovery but had suffered increasing mental difficulties. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This was underlined by the meagre recovery in returns on capital in manufacturing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This is of course very convenient and tends to speed up the recovery process no end. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)Sustainable recovery in this country will require demand for its exports to pick up. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He is expected to make a full recovery. The Sun (2009)They are a risk to political stability as well as economic recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Which takes us back to the recovery room. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Winning the peace through a spectacular economic recovery is one that springs to mind. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The economic recovery would be at risk under anybody else. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Failure to carefully file illustrations at the outset leads to wasted time in recovery. Christianity Today (2000)These policies are a necessary but not a sufficient condition for recovery. English Conservatism since the Restoration: An introduction and anthology (1990)We should look to seize this as an opportunity to overhaul and prepare our economy for recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They stifle growth and offer no realistic prospect of a recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And the long road to physical recovery was not the only factor that set her back. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There he made a full recovery and returned to active duty the following year. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Support your body by helping it to relax and so speed up the recovery process. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)Doctors have told the volleyball coach that he will need six months to make a full recovery. The Sun (2014)Our thoughts and thanks go to his family and we wish him well in his recovery. The Sun (2016)There has been a slight recovery of the attack from 2012 but a dip since last season. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Both measures are seen as being key to the country 's recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Because of this, the process of recovery after each stroke is easier for the body to deal with. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The pro cycling outfit were so taken by their visitor he was invited to give a talk to the squad about his long recovery from injury. The Sun (2014) Loss and recovery of the tent As it was still dark when we had finished we lay in our bags again for a bit. A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)Only then, when terms have been found for the loss, can recovery begin. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Synonyms of 'recovery'
retrieval, repossession, reclamation, restoration
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Translations for 'recovery'
British English: recovery /rɪˈkʌvərɪ/ NOUN
If a sick person makes a recovery, he or she becomes well again.
He made a complete recovery.
- American English: recovery
- Arabic: شِفاء
- Brazilian Portuguese: recuperação
- Chinese: 恢复
- Croatian: oporavak
- Czech: uzdravení
- Danish: restitution
- Dutch: herstel
- European Spanish: recuperación
- Finnish: toipuminen
- French: rétablissement
- German: Genesung
- Greek: ανάρρωση
- Italian: guarigione
- Japanese: 回復
- Korean: 회복
- Norwegian: bedring
- Polish: odzyskiwanie
- European Portuguese: recuperação
- Romanian: recuperare
- Russian: восстановление
- Spanish: recuperación
- Swedish: återhämtning
- Thai: ฟื้นจากการเจ็บป่วย
- Turkish: iyileşme
- Ukrainian: одужання
- Vietnamese: sự hồi phục
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