What does energize mean?

Definitions for energize
ˈɛn ərˌdʒaɪzen·er·gize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stimulate, arouse, brace, energize, energise, perk upverb

    cause to be alert and energetic

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

  2. excite, energize, energiseverb

    raise to a higher energy level

    "excite the atoms"


  1. energizeverb

    To invigorate, to make energetic.

  2. energizeverb

    To supply with energy, especially electricity. To turn on power to something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Energizeverb

    to use strength in action; to act or operate with force or vigor; to act in producing an effect

    Etymology: [From Energy.]

  2. Energizeverb

    to give strength or force to; to make active; to alacrify; as, to energize the will

    Etymology: [From Energy.]

Editors Contribution

  1. energize

    Cause to be energetic.

    Meeting people, smiling and talking to them every day can energize our souls.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 6, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of energize in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of energize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of energize in a Sentence

  1. Peter Natiello:

    But the demand in that market is pretty low, we think we can energize a large group of citizens to pay more active role.

  2. Jim Denton:

    It would be a smart move for the Republican Party, in my opinion, because it will energize voters and give the GOP the opportunity to mobilize those voters who participate for the general election.

  3. Juan Pappier:

    Adopting a law that legalizes abortion in a Catholic country as big as Argentina will energize the struggle to ensure women’s rights in Latin America, although there will certainly be resistance, I think it’s fair to predict that, as it occurred when Argentina legalized same sex marriage in 2010, this new law could have a domino effect in the region.

  4. David Sirota:

    Biden's campaign has to do its part to bring those voters into the fold and energize them in a real way, and they're going to have to do more than just saying Donald Trump is bad. So far Biden has not done that.

  5. The Washington Post:

    There are few worse things he could do than bring Hillary Clinton to the state to campaign for him. It wouldn’t gain any Democratic support but it would energize the Republican base.

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  • energizarSpanish
  • virtaaFinnish
  • dynamiserFrench
  • fuinneamhIrish
  • pobudzaćPolish
  • estimular, energizarPortuguese
  • включать ток, подавать напряжение, подавать питание, возбуждать, усиливать, включать напряжение, активизироватьRussian
  • energiSwedish
  • enerji vermekTurkish
  • зарядити енергієюUkrainian

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