Definitions for reviverɪˈvaɪv
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(v.t.)to activate, set in motion, or take up again; renew.
to restore to life or consciousness.
to put on or show (an old play or motion picture) again.
to make operative or valid again.
to bring back into notice, use, or currency:
to revive an old word.
to renew in the mind; recall.
to reanimate or cheer.
(v.i.)to return to life, consciousness, vigor, or strength.
to be quickened, restored, or renewed.
to become operative or valid again.
Origin of revive:
1375–1425; < L revīvere to live again =re-re -+vīvere to live
cause to regain consciousness
"The doctors revived the comatose man"
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"
be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength
"Interest in ESP revived"
restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state
"He revived this style of opera"; "He resurrected the tango in this remote part of Argentina"
come to, revive, resuscitate(verb)
return to consciousness
"The patient came to quickly"; "She revived after the doctor gave her an injection"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to become or make conscious again
Doctors successfully revived her.; The girl revived and was taken to the hospital.
to feel or make feel better
A rest was all she needed to revive her.
to make exist again or be more lively or successful again
Their hopes for winning revived.; new marketing strategies to revive sales
To return to life; to recover life or strength; to live anew; to become reanimated or reinvigorated.
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.
To restore, or bring again to life; to reanimate.
Hopefully this new paint job should revive the surgery waiting room
To raise from coma, languor, depression, or discouragement; to bring into action after a suspension.
Hence, to recover from a state of neglect or disuse; as, to revive letters or learning.
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
To recover its natural or metallic state, as a metal.
To restore or reduce to its natural or metallic state
revive a metal after calcination.
Origin: From revivre, revivere; prefix re- re- + vivere to live. See vivid.
to return to life; to recover life or strength; to live anew; to become reanimated or reinvigorated
hence, to recover from a state of oblivion, obscurity, neglect, or depression; as, classical learning revived in the fifteenth century
to recover its natural or metallic state, as a metal
to restore, or bring again to life; to reanimate
to raise from coma, languor, depression, or discouragement; to bring into action after a suspension
hence, to recover from a state of neglect or disuse; as, to revive letters or learning
to renew in the mind or memory; to bring to recollection; to recall attention to; to reawaken
to restore or reduce to its natural or metallic state; as, to revive a metal after calcination
Revive is the self-published electronica album by musician Bjørn Lynne released in 2000.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'revive' in Verbs Frequency: #926
Translations for revive
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to come, or bring, back to consciousness, strength, health etc
They attempted to revive the woman who had fainted; She soon revived; The flowers revived in water; to revive someone's hopes.
- verfris, herstelAfrikaans
- يُنْعِش، يُحْييArabic
- свестявам сеBulgarian
- reanimar(-se)Portuguese (BR)
- vzkřísit (se)Czech
- genoplive; live op igen; blomstre op igenDanish
- زنده کردن؛ احیا کردنFarsi
- ranimer, rétablirFrench
- फिर जीवित करनाHindi
- oživiti, vratiti u životCroatian
- feléleszt, magához tér(ít)Hungarian
- lífga við; endurvekjaIcelandic
- rianimare, riprendersiItalian
- 되살아나게 하다Korean
- atgaivinti, atgyti, atsigautiLithuanian
- atdzīvināt; atdzīvotiesLatvian
- kembali sedar atau kuatMalay
- weer bijbrengen, bijkomenDutch
- komme til bevissthet; gjenoppliveNorwegian
- ocucić, przyjść do siebie, ożywićPolish
- زنده کردن؛ احیا کردنPersian
- اخيستل، بياقوت اخيستل، ژوندى كيدل، بياژوندى كول، قوت وركول، فعالول، متروركول، په زړه كيدل، په ياديدلPashto
- a-şi reveniRomanian
- приходить/приводить в сознание; восстанавливать(ся)Russian
- oživiť; vzkriesiťSlovak
- priti/spraviti k sebi; oživeti, obuditiSlovenian
- återuppliva, åter få liv i, vakna till sansSwedish
- ayıl(t)mak, canlan(dır)makTurkish
- 救活，使甦醒Chinese (Trad.)
- приводити до пам'яті; відроджуватиUkrainian
- ہوش میں لاناUrdu
- sống lại; tỉnh lạiVietnamese
- 复活，苏醒Chinese (Simp.)
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