Antonyms for restorerɪˈstɔr, -ˈstoʊr
return to its original or usable and functioning condition
regenerate, restore, rejuvenate(verb)
return to life; get or give new life or energy
give or bring back
repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on(verb)
restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
touch, furbish up, cook, desexualise, sterilize, ready, concern, prepare, get, set up, compensate, revivify, remediate, recompense, secure, pertain, sterilise, gear up, impact, mend, regenerate, vivify, amend, situate, have-to doe with, heal, make, fasten, determine, renovate, bushel, desexualize, reestablish, define, specify, rejuvenate, reconstruct, sophisticate, quicken, refer, desex, affect, unsex, fixate, resort, restore, relate, rectify, touch on, recreate, deposit, remedy, repair, pay back, doctor up, posit, bear on, bear upon, come to, animate, reanimate, limit, revive, restitute, set, fix, pay off, reinstate, doctor, indemnify
restore, reinstate, reestablish(verb)
bring back into original existence, use, function, or position
restore(noun)To reestablish, or bring back into existence.
restore(verb)To bring back to a previous condition or state.
restore(verb)To give back, or make restitution.
restore(verb)To recover data from a backup.
English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald
The transitive use of recover in the sense of cure, heal, etc., as in 2 Kings v, 6, "That thou mayest recover him of his leprosy," is now practically obsolete. The chief transitive use of recover is in the sense to obtain again after losing, regain, repossess, etc.; as, to recover stolen goods; to recover health. The intransitive sense, be cured, be restored, etc., is very common; as, to recover from sickness, terror, or misfortune.
From; rarely of; (Law) to recover judgment against, to recover damages of or from a person.
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