recovered

Someone who's recovered has been cured or has otherwise returned to a normal state. A recovered cancer patient was sick but is now well.

Recovered patients get released from the hospital, and recovered athletes are allowed to return to the playing field or court after healing from an injury. When lost or stolen objects are recovered, they've been found. And when memories are recovered, they're remembered after being forgotten for a long time. Recovered comes from an Old French source, recovrer, "come back or get again."

Primary Meanings of recovered

1.
adj
freed from illness or injury
2.
adj
found after being lost
Full Definitions of recovered
1

adj freed from illness or injury

“appears to be entirely recovered
“"when the recovered patient tries to remember what occurred during his delirium"- Normon Cameron”
Synonyms:
cured, healed
well
in good health especially after having suffered illness or injury
2

adj found after being lost

Synonyms:
found
come upon unexpectedly or after searching

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