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Definition 1: stimulate (muscles) by administering a shock - [verb of body]

Synonyms for galvanise in the sense of this definition

(galvanise is a kind of ...) subject to electrical shocks

Definition 2: cover with zinc - [verb of contact]

Samples where galvanise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • galvanize steel

Synonyms for galvanise in the sense of this definition

(galvanise is a kind of ...) put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface

"coat the cake with chocolate"

Definition 3: to stimulate to action - [verb of emotion]

Samples where galvanise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the loud noise startled him awake
  • galvanized into action

Synonyms for galvanise in the sense of this definition

(galvanise is a kind of ...) surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off

"I was floored when I heard that I was promoted"

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