Definition of Recovery:

  1. A return to a normal state of health, mind, or strength.

  2. Electronic commerce: Ability of a transaction handling system to be restored to its pre-failure state after a system failure so that the processing can resume and transactions, aborted due to the failure, can be resubmitted.

  3. Economics: Phase in an economic cycle where employment and output begin to rise to their normal levels after a recession or slump.

  4. Banking: Collection of a loan amount from a borrower in default.

  5. Accounting: (1) Absorption of a cost through its allocation to an appropriate account. (2) Collection of receivables that were written off as bad debt.

  6. Stock market: General rise in prices of securities after a general fall.

  7. Disaster planning: Activities or steps that are to be implemented after a disaster to return all operations and systems to their normal status.

  8. The process of removing or extracting an energy source or industrial chemical for use, reuse, or waste treatment.

  9. The action or process of regaining possession or control of something stolen or lost.

Synonyms of Recovery

Recuperation, Convalescence, Return to health, Process of getting better, Rehabilitation, Healing, Rallying, Great Leap Forward, Advance, Advancement, Amelioration, Amendment, Ascent, Bettering, Betterment, Boom, Boost, Bottoming out, Business cycle, Business fluctuations, Bust, Comeback, Convalescence, Cooling off, Crisis, Deliverance, Delivery, Depression, Downturn, Economic cycle, Economic expansion, Economic growth, Enhancement, Enrichment, Eugenics, Euthenics, Expanding economy, Expansion, Extrication, Freeing, Furtherance, Gain, Growth, Headway, Healing, High growth rate, Improvement, Increase, Liberation, Lifesaving, Lift, Low, Market expansion, Melioration, Mend, Mending, Peak, Peaking, Pickup, Preferment, Progress, Progression, Promotion, Prosperity, Rally, Ransom, Recapture, Recession, Reclaiming, Reclamation, Recoup, Recoupment, Recuperation, Redemption, Regainment, Release, Reoccupation, Replevin, Replevy, Repossession, Rescue, Restoration, Resumption, Retake, Retaking, Retrieval, Retrieve, Return, Revindication, Revival, Rise, Salvage, Salvation, Saving, Slowdown, Slump, Trover, Upbeat, Uplift, Upping, Upswing, Uptrend, Upturn, Upward mobility, Retrieval, Regaining, Repossession, Getting back, Recapture, Reclamation, Recouping, Retaking, Redemption

How to use Recovery in a sentence?

  1. The recovery process began with attending a twelve step program that would allow you to detox and get back to your normal state.
  2. A team of salvage experts to ensure the recovery of family possessions.
  3. Sulfur recovery.
  4. Signs of recovery in the housing market.
  5. The economy sputtered, slowly trying to gain ground as peoples worries mounted, but economists advised patience and kept insisting a genuine recovery was just around the corner.
  6. Sometimes your business will go in a down swing but you will just have to wait it out until the recovery happens.

Meaning of Recovery & Recovery Definition