Reimburse vs Recovery - What's the difference?

reimburse | recovery |


As a verb reimburse

is to compensate with payment; especially, to repay money spent on one's behalf.

As a noun recovery is

the act or process of regaining or repossession of something lost.

reimburse

English

Verb

(reimburs)
  • To compensate with payment; especially, to repay money spent on one's behalf.
  • The company will reimburse your expenses for the business trip.

    Derived terms

    * reimbursable * reimbursement * reimburser

    Hypernyms

    * compensate, pay

    recovery

    Alternative forms

    * recovre (obsolete)

    Noun

    (recoveries)
  • The act or process of regaining or repossession of something lost.
  • A return to normal health.
  • A return to former status.
  • Renewed growth after a slump (economy).
  • Derived terms

    * recovery CD * recovery position