from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To cure, heal.
- v. To restore (something) to a good condition.
- v. To recover, regain (something that had been lost).
- n. cure; remedy; recovery
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To arrive at; to reach; to attain.
- transitive v. To recover; to regain; to repossess.
- transitive v. To restore, as from weariness, sickness; or the like; to repair.
- transitive v. To be a cure for; to remedy.
- n. Cure; remedy; recovery.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To cure again; cure; heal.
- To recover; get well.
- n. Recovery.
- To recover; get again.
Probably partly from Latin recūrāre, and partly from a reduced form of recover. (Wiktionary)