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recover from (someone or something)

1. To return to good health after some illness or injury. Often used in the continuous tense to indicate an ongoing recovery. My brother is still recovering from malaria after coming back from his trip to Kenya. I'm still recovering from a broken ankle, so I'm afraid I won't be coming on the ski trip in December.
2. To return to stable, competitive, or composed position or status after some difficult, troublesome, or threatening situation. Things are better on the whole, but many businesses haven't yet recovered from the economic crisis. The team managed to recover from a disastrous start to the game, and they're now in a position where they could possibly win the whole thing. Georgina always finds it hard to recover from her in-laws' visits.
3. To get something back that had been taken or possessed by someone or something. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "recover" and "from." I haven't been able to recover my money from the company I invested in yet. They recovered the ball from the other team within range of a field goal.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

recover something from someone or something

to retrieve or salvage something from someone, something, or some place. The police recovered my purse from the thief who had taken it. Mary recovered her deposit from the failed bank.
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recover from someone or something

to get over an experience with someone or something. My great-uncle just left, and it will take a day or two to recover from him. I hope I recover from his visit soon.
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recover from something

to recuperate from a disease. I hope I recover from this cough soon. She recovered from her cold soon enough to go on the trip.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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She said building a condotel is a basic way to recover investment faster for Wellworth.
'You allow opportunity for urban decay because you transfer and focus your resources and economic development in these reclaimed areas to recover investment,' Batongbacal told reporters.
Held to Collect Business model -- A practice to collect contractual cash flows to recover investment in an asset.
Levinson, a 1988 case that found investors did not need to show they relied on a misleading statement by a company when filing suit seeking to recover investment losses.
Levinson, a 1988 case that found investors did not need to show they relied on a misleading statement by the company when filing suit seeking to recover investment losses.
Currently the company is taking care of existing assets to make them operating normally and efficiently to recover investment. PT Tuban Petrochemical Indonesia is the holding company of the three companies owning 59.5% of TPPI which is located in Tuban, East Java, 80% of PT Polytama Propindo and 50% of PT Petro Oxo Nusantara respectively located in Balongan, West Java and Gresik, East Java.
Mr Justice Hildyard said a PS115,000 "statement of costs" - outlined during the latest stage of litigation featuring RBS, Goodwin and shareholders who have sued in a bid to recover investment losses - appeared "disproportionate".
To determine whether you may be able to recover investment losses incurred as a result of your purchase of a Cornerstone Real Estate Fund or REIT, please contact The White Law Group's Chicago office at 312-238-9650.
Multimillion-dollar federal and state financial subsidies and incentives are making it possible for the Air Force and its energy partners to build the plant, recover investment costs and produce electricity at a savings.
It would face resistance to trimming output from joint production ventures with IOCs looking to recover investment costs.
market condition and the joint project's low-cost operations made possible by the use of idle gas turbines, Naniwa Energy will recover investment in four to five years, according to Kansai Electric President Hiroshi Ishikawa.
CIC president Luigi Bautista said the company would file a petition with the Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) for an increase of 20 centavos per kilometer, or P1.40 for seven kilometers to recover investment in expanding the expressway.
Aside from the immediate issuance of its feed-in-tariff certificate of compliance (FIT-COC), Trans-Asia Renewable Energy Corporation (TAREC) is batting for a speedy approval of its petition that shall allow it to recover investment costs on the grid connection facility underpinning its 54-megawatt San Lorenzo wind farm in Guimaras.