What does the word recovery mean?

Usage examples for recovery

  1. These were in a fair way for recovery. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  2. The cases of sudden and in some cases instantaneous recovery of the sick were related by hundreds of people. – Praying for Money by Russell H. Conwell
  3. It was as much the end, and I knew it from the time my recovery stopped short. – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge