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recover
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 13
Part of Speech: noun
1. Recovery.
2. To gain as a compensation; to obtain in return for injury or debt; as, to recover damages in trespass; to recover debt and costs in a suit at law; to obtain title to by judgement in a court of law; as, to recover lands in ejectment or common recovery; to gain by legal process; as, to recover judgement against a defendant.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To make one's way; to come; to arrive.
2. To obtain a judgement; to succeed in a lawsuit; as, the plaintiff has recovered in his suit.
3. To regain health after sickness; to grow well; to be restored or cured; hence, to regain a former state or condition after misfortune, alarm, etc.; - often followed by of or from; as, to recover from a state of poverty; to recover from fright.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To cover again.
2. To get or obtain again; to get renewed possession of; to win back; to regain.
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