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Definition 1: give new life or energy to - [verb of body]

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

  • A hot soup will revive me
  • This will renovate my spirits
  • This treatment repaired my health

Synonyms for revive in the sense of this definition

(revive is a kind of ...) cause to be alert and energetic

"Coffee and tea stimulate me" "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"

(revive has a similar meaning as ...) return to consciousness

"The patient came to quickly" "She revived after the doctor gave her an injection"

Definition 2: cause to regain consciousness - [verb of body]

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

  • The doctors revived the comatose man

Synonyms for revive in the sense of this definition

(revive is a kind of ...) return to consciousness

"These pictures bring back sad memories"

(... is a kind of revive ) cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes

"boot your computer"

(... is a kind of revive ) cause to become alive again

"raise from the dead" "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected" "Upraising ghosts"

(revive has a similar meaning as ...) return to consciousness

"The patient came to quickly" "She revived after the doctor gave her an injection"

Definition 3: return to consciousness - [verb of body]

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

  • The patient came to quickly
  • She revived after the doctor gave her an injection

Synonyms for revive in the sense of this definition

(revive is a kind of ...) undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

"We turned from Socialism to Capitalism" "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"

(revive has a similar meaning as ...) give new life or energy to

"A hot soup will revive me" "This will renovate my spirits" "This treatment repaired my health"

(revive has a similar meaning as ...) cause to regain consciousness

"The doctors revived the comatose man"

Definition 4: be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength - [verb of change]

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

  • Interest in ESP revived

(revive is a kind of ...) grow vigorously

"The deer population in this town is thriving" "business is booming"

Definition 5: restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state - [verb of change]

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

  • He revived this style of opera
  • He resurrected the tango in this remote part of Argentina

Synonyms for revive in the sense of this definition

(revive is a kind of ...) return to life; get or give new life or energy

"The week at the spa restored me"

(... is a kind of revive ) revive (a cancelled will or a libel)

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