Definition Of recover


a defined position of a firearm forming part of a military drill.

bring the firelock to the recover

find or regain possession of (something stolen or lost).

police recovered a stolen video

put a new cover or covering on.

the cost of re-covering the armchair

return to a normal state of health, mind, or strength.

Neil is still recovering from shock

Example Of recover

  • A minor proportion may be processed to recover alcohol, tartrates, and occasionally grapeseed oil.

  • A plaintiff need not take steps to recover compensation for his loss from parties who, in addition to the defendant, are liable to him.

  • Alyssa was trying to recover her composure while putting on her sock and shoe.

  • ‘Legal action to recover the outstanding fee will be instituted, if necessary,’ he said.

  • Before he could recover himself Heidi was kissing him.

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