(comparative more recuperative, superlative most recuperative)
- In the way of recuperation.
- Obtaining recuperative rest is aided by quiet, not by having ambulance sirens go by every five minutes.
Variant of recuperate
transitive verbrecuperated, recuperating
to get back, or recover (losses, health, etc.)
Origin of recuperate; from Classical Latin recuperatus, past participle of recuperare, to recover: akin to recipere, to bring back, recover: see receive
- to be restored to health, strength, etc.; get well again; recover
- to recover losses, etc.