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1. convalesce

verb. ['ˌkɑːnvəˈlɛs'] get over an illness or shock.

Synonyms

  • perk up
  • gain vigor
  • better
  • perk
  • improve
  • meliorate
  • percolate
  • recuperate
  • pick up
  • ameliorate
  • recover

Antonyms

  • deteriorate
  • deaden
  • sedate
  • de-energise

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Words that Rhyme with Convalesce

  • transgress
  • nevertheless
  • stds
  • nonetheless
  • l'express
  • dispossess
  • tcas
  • simplesse
  • repossess
  • reinvests
  • progress
  • kjos
  • hces
  • express'
  • express
  • distress
  • compress
  • cmos
  • adss
  • abts
  • uys
  • uss
  • undress
  • suppress
  • suggests
  • success
  • requests
  • repress
  • regress
  • redress

How do you pronounce convalesce?

Pronounce convalesce as ˌkɑnvəˈlɛs.

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Example sentences of the word convalesce


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
The best analogy to describe a fly's vision is to compare it to a mosaic -- thousands of tiny images convalesce, and together represent one visual image.

2. Verb, base form
Protein shakes are a popular meal replacement, a way to refuel after the gym or even to help you convalesce.

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