verb (used without object), con·va·lesced, con·va·lesc·ing.
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A few weeks ago, he went to visit Tiger Woods, convalescing after the horrific February car accident that threatens to end his career.A decade after collapsing, Rory McIlroy is still trying to get off the deck at the Masters|Barry Svrluga|April 8, 2021|Washington Post
Without walls, the spot where she convalesced is part of one immense hot zone.Inside a Rhode Island field hospital, preparing for the worst of the pandemic|Lenny Bernstein|December 26, 2020|Washington Post
It was an extraordinarily beautiful perch from which to contemplate everything and convalesce.The Collector: Rebecca Solnit on Textual Pleasure, Punk, and More|Lauren Elkin|July 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Instead she will convalesce quietly at home at Windsor Castle.
Lydia later returned to convalesce at Grayson Manor, where she was more or less kept a prisoner by Victoria.‘Revenge’: The 12 Most Memorable Twists in the Wicked First Season|Jace Lacob|May 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
After the patient begins to convalesce the danger of infection grows greater.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
He pulled through, however, though it was a hard pull; yet when he began to convalesce he mended very rapidly.The Heatherford Fortune|Mrs. Georgie Sheldon
Her friends showered invitations on "dear Sally" to come and convalesce with them, but the plans fell through.My War Experiences in Two Continents|Sarah Macnaughtan
Hardly had Jacques begun to convalesce, and she could breathe again, when Madeleine made them all uneasy.The Lily of the Valley|Honore de Balzac
O'Dwyer was the last to convalesce, and even he was no longer in need of constant attention.A Man of Two Countries|Alice Harriman