8 Phrasal Verbs for HEALTH in English

8 Phrasal Verbs for HEALTH in English





Pass out

Faint, lose consciousness

People everywhere were passing out from the heat.

 

Dose up with

To give somebody/yourself a medicine or drug

She dosed himself up with vitamin pills.

 

Come down with

To start to suffer from an illness

He came down with a bad cold.

 



Come round

Become conscious

When she came round, I was gone.

 

Come down with

Become sick (not seriously)

I think I’m coming down with the flu.

 

Fight off

Free yourself from an illness

His body couldn’t fight the infection off.

 

Pass away

Die

Her uncle passed away last week.

 

Get over

Recover from something

It’s taken me ages to get over the flu.