Definitions for reviverɪˈvaɪv

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word revive

Princeton's WordNet

  1. resuscitate, revive(verb)

    cause to regain consciousness

    "The doctors revived the comatose man"

  2. animate, recreate, reanimate, revive, renovate, repair, quicken, vivify, revivify(verb)

    give new life or energy to

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

  3. revive(verb)

    be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength

    "Interest in ESP revived"

  4. revive, resurrect(verb)

    restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state

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

  5. come to, revive, resuscitate(verb)

    return to consciousness

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

Wiktionary

  1. revive(Verb)

    To return to life; to recover life or strength; to live anew; to become reanimated or reinvigorated.

  2. revive(Verb)

    To recover from a state of oblivion, obscurity, neglect, or depression; as, classical learning revived in the fifteenth century.

    In recent years, The Manx language has been revived after dying out and is now taught in some schools on the Isle of Man.

  3. revive(Verb)

    To restore, or bring again to life; to reanimate.

    Hopefully this new paint job should revive the surgery waiting room

  4. revive(Verb)

    To raise from coma, languor, depression, or discouragement; to bring into action after a suspension.

  5. revive(Verb)

    Hence, to recover from a state of neglect or disuse; as, to revive letters or learning.

  6. revive(Verb)

    To renew in the mind or memory; to bring to recollection; to recall attention to; to reawaken.

    The Harry Potter films revived the world's interest in wizardry

  7. revive(Verb)

    To recover its natural or metallic state, as a metal.

  8. revive(Verb)

    To restore or reduce to its natural or metallic state

    revive a metal after calcination.

  9. Origin: From revivre, revivere; prefix re- re- + vivere to live. See vivid.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Revive(verb)

    to return to life; to recover life or strength; to live anew; to become reanimated or reinvigorated

  2. Revive(verb)

    hence, to recover from a state of oblivion, obscurity, neglect, or depression; as, classical learning revived in the fifteenth century

  3. Revive(verb)

    to recover its natural or metallic state, as a metal

  4. Revive(verb)

    to restore, or bring again to life; to reanimate

  5. Revive(verb)

    to raise from coma, languor, depression, or discouragement; to bring into action after a suspension

  6. Revive(verb)

    hence, to recover from a state of neglect or disuse; as, to revive letters or learning

  7. Revive(verb)

    to renew in the mind or memory; to bring to recollection; to recall attention to; to reawaken

  8. Revive(verb)

    to restore or reduce to its natural or metallic state; as, to revive a metal after calcination

  9. Origin: [F. revivere, L. revivere; pref. re- re- + vivere to live. See Vivid.]

Freebase

  1. Revive

    Revive is the self-published electronica album by musician Bjørn Lynne released in 2000.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'revive' in Verbs Frequency: #926


Translations for revive

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • съживявамBulgarian
  • wiederbelebenGerman
  • αναζωογονώ, αναβιώσειGreek
  • revivirSpanish
  • elpyä, elvyttääFinnish
  • beothaichScottish Gaelic
  • վերակենդանացնելArmenian
  • resuscitare, rivivere, rinnovare, rivitalizzare, rinascereItalian
  • 復活, 甦らせる, 甦るJapanese
  • زندو کردنه‌وه‌, بووژاندنه‌وهKurdish
  • restituo, recreo, resuscito, renovo, recreari, revivesco, animo, vivifico, reviviscere, revoco, recipero, recipioLatin
  • doen herleven, herleven, nieuw leven inblazenDutch
  • оживать, ожить, оживлять, возрождаться, оживить, возродитьсяRussian
  • oživ(j)eti, revitaliziratiSerbo-Croatian
  • återupplivaSwedish
  • riviker, rilever, ravicoter, ravikerWalloon

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