recuperate

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recuperate(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (to return to normal)
a. recuperarse
The doctor says that I need two weeks to recuperate from the surgery.El médico dice que necesito dos semanas para recuperarme de la cirugía.
b. reponerse
Alex is recuperating from the flu. He will be back at work on Monday.Alex se está reponiendo de la gripe. Volverá al trabajo el lunes.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to reacquire)
a. recuperar
It can be difficult to recuperate money lost in the stock market.Puede ser difícil recuperar el dinero perdido en la bolsa.
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recuperate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (one's strength, money)
a. recuperar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (person)
a. recuperarse
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recuperate [rɪˈkuːpəreɪt]
intransitive verb
recuperarse; reponerse; restablecerse
to recuperate after an illness recuperarse or reponerse de una enfermedad; to be recuperating from sth estar convaleciente de algo
transitive verb
[+losses] recuperar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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