Synonyms for (noun) convalescent

Synonyms: convalescent

Definition: a person who is recovering from illness

Similar words: sick person, diseased person, sufferer

Definition: a person suffering from an illness

Synonyms for (adjective) convalescent

Synonyms: convalescent, recovering

Definition: returning to health after illness or debility

Usage: convalescent children are difficult to keep in bed

Similar words: sick, ill

Definition: affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function

Usage: ill from the monotony of his suffering