What does the word recuperative mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Tnding or pertaining to recovery. recuperatory.

Usage examples for recuperative

  1. Our recuperative faculties know no limit. – Mushrooms on the Moor by Frank Boreham
  2. Little Mr. Constable's sensations were, if anything, less enviable, and he had not Mr. Plimpton's recuperative powers. – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  3. The Earl admitted that, as a general rule, weakness might be mere enough to be negligible; but then it should be the weakness of young and strong people, possessed of that delightful property " recuperative power," which does such wonders when it comes to the scratch. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan