What a Wonderful Word Wednesday: Convalesce

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.

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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.

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