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Another word for recover

  1. To get back

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  3. To extricate from an undesirable state

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Another word for recover


Synonym Study

  • Reclaim implies recovery or restoration to a better or useful state to reclaim wasteland
  • Recoup implies recovery of an equivalent in compensation I tried to recoup my losses
  • Retrieve suggests diligent effort in regaining something that is beyond each reach he was determined to retrieve his honor
  • Regain more strongly stresses a deliberate winning back of something that has been lost or taken from one to regain confidence, to regain a military objective
  • Recover implies finding or getting back something that one has lost in any manner to recover stolen property, to recover one's self-possession