recoup (something) from (someone or something)

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recoup (something) from (someone or something)

To recover, regain, or restore something from someone or something. You'll have to pay for everything out of pocket, but you can recoup it all from HR after you're back from the trip. The meeting was full of angry shareholders looking to recoup their investments from the foundering tech company.
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recoup something from someone or something

to salvage something from someone or something. I hope I can recoup my expenses from the company this week. Mary intended to recoup her money from the investment.
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The desire to make money and recoup investment in a business is not a negative thing, but I agree that filmmakers should ensure that their movies have more substance in terms of storyline and also of high technical quality.
The need to recoup investment is driving the base to fragmentation.
Analysts believe that spinning off the firm was the best way to recoup investment and allow the platform to grow.
The pharmaceutical industry plays a role in both, with dependence upon patents to help recoup investment. On the other hand, the aging population benefits from social connectivity tools such as Facebook and other online apps--the development of which may have been less dependent upon patents.
"The international market is proving an important way to recoup investment," Bovaira says.
Television companies in the Middle East procure TV shows early in the year at high prices which are launched during Ramadan when television channels charge higher rates for advertisements to recoup investment. It's a make, or break time for television entities that need to secure a stable viewer audience to keep advertising spend flowing through the doors.
Frau Gymnasium and the adjacent parking complex and municipal civil defense facility, Rivera said, adding that the move will save the city US$1.5 million annually, allowing it to recoup investment in five years.
'Pushing energy efficiency and developing coal power are contradictory --those who want to recoup investment on coal power stations will push increased energy use, with cheap off-peak hot water, for example.'
For instance, the United States provides much of its satellite data for flee, but the European Space Agency often charges for its data to recoup investment costs.
Nomura Principal Finance invests in companies with long-term future potentials and recoup investment through multiple methods, including offering the stocks in public.
Mr Fielder said the number of customers Easynet needs per exchange to recoup investment costs is 'only in the tens', rather than the hundreds other companies have been citing.
Thus, victims of real fraud receive no more (on average 5% to 15% of their alleged damages) than so-called professional plaintiffs and speculators trying to recoup investment losses.
But since it would take years before the revived ferry service could recoup investment or even break even, Recto said the government should initially subsidize its operations.
The challenge is whether films are releasable and can recoup investment," said Jakub Duszynski at Poland's Gutek Film.