Translation of recobrar in English:

recobrar

to regain, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (confianza) to regain
    (salud) to recover
    nunca recobró la confianza en sí mismo he never regained his self-confidence
    • cuando recobró la vista when she recovered her sight
    • cuando recobré el conocimiento / el sentido when I came to / round
    • tuvo que sentarse un rato para recobrar las fuerzas/el aliento she had to sit down for a while to get her strength/breath back
    • la ciudad recobró ayer la normalidad the city returned to normal yesterday
  • 2

    (dinero/botín/joyas) to recover
    (dinero/botín/joyas) to retrieve
  • 3

    (ciudad/plaza fuerte) to recapture
    (ciudad/plaza fuerte) to retake

pronominal verb

  • 1

    (recuperarse)
    to recover
    recobrarse de algo to recover from sth
    to get over sth
    formal to recuperate from sth
    to recover from sth
    to get over sth
  • 2

    Economics Finance
    recobrarse de algo to recoup sth