Origin of recoup
OTHER WORDS FROM recoupre·coup·a·ble, adjectivere·coup·ment, nounnon·re·coup·a·ble, adjectiveun·re·coup·a·ble, adjective
How to use recoup in a sentence
The stock market has recouped all its losses from the financial crisis, and then some.Obama Should Take on the Private Sector’s Wage Delusion|Daniel Gross|July 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the first two hours after launching it, Bijani recouped his $2,000 investment into Three D Velocity.
The four other paintings recouped by the family were sold for a total of $192.7 million and entered private collections.Remembering Maria Altmann, Holocaust Hero Who Won Back Klimt Paintings|Isabel Wilkinson|February 8, 2011|DAILY BEAST
He suffered himself to be bought out for a sum less than she offered a sum that no more than recouped him for his losses.The Creators|May Sinclair
"Yes, and in ten minutes I had recouped my losses and won $20,000 besides," Karl cried with growing enthusiasm.The Devil|Joseph O'Brien
A good many of his investments were palpably bad; and they could be recouped only by the backing of the combination.Empire Builders|Francis Lynde
Parliament recouped him for his expenses and gave him a handsome gratuity, but he declined a proffered knighthood.
So Peter left his two hundred and fifty dollars in the bank, having recouped the expenses of the first case out of his new client.The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him|Paul Leicester Ford