"regaining" in the noun sense
1. restitution, return, restoration, regaining
getting something back again
"upon the restitution of the book to its rightful owner the child was given a tongue lashing"
"regaining" in the verb sense
1. recover, retrieve, find, regain
get or find back recover the use of
"She regained control of herself"
"She found her voice and replied quickly"
2. find, regain
come upon after searching find the location of something that was missed or lost
"Did you find your glasses?"
"I cannot find my gloves!"
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