Recover from and illness or problem
Criticise strongly or angrily
Look carefully at someone
Be as good as something
Stop someone doing something
Make more lively
Remove or restrict freedom
Reject an offer, invitation, etc.
Stop people (often police or military) going where they are needed
Make something more interesting or exciting
Place a golf ball on a short plastic or wooden stick before hitting it at the start of a hole.
Block a road, etc
Take something to the limit, reach a limit
Improve a skill quickly
Stop to allow vehicles to pass
Agree, be connected or support
Close or fasten clothes, etc.
Gradually become attached, united or close
Be unable to speak
Fasten or secure so that it doesn't obstruct
Occur at the same time
Fill or occupy time or space
Close a business, shop, etc.
Make someone feel embarrassed or ashamed
Stop your unfair or unreasonable behaviour
Tie or fasten something securely