This week I have time for a quick vocabulary sketch, but not a lot more! So without further ado, here is this week’s wonderful work: convalesce, a verb meaning to recover strength and health gradually after sickness or weakness.
Putting that Wonderful Word to Work!
“Come on, Coach, I feel great, better than ever,” Danny begged. “Please, let me back out on the field. I swear, I’ll be fine!”
But Coach Phillips wouldn’t budge, insisting that the doctor’s orders—eight weeks to completely convalesce—be followed to a T.