What does rejuvenate mean?

Definitions for rejuvenaterɪˈdʒu vəˌneɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rejuvenate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rejuvenate(verb)

    cause (a stream or river) to erode, as by an uplift of the land

  2. rejuvenate(verb)

    develop youthful topographical features

    "the land rejuvenated"

  3. rejuvenate(verb)

    make younger or more youthful

    "The contact with his grandchildren rejuvenated him"

  4. regenerate, restore, rejuvenate(verb)

    return to life; get or give new life or energy

    "The week at the spa restored me"

  5. rejuvenate(verb)

    become young again

    "The old man rejuvenated when he became a grandfather"


  1. rejuvenate(Verb)

    To render young again.

  2. Origin: From re- + iuvenis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rejuvenate(verb)

    to render young again

  2. Origin: [Pref. re- re- + L. juventis young, youthful.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rejuvenate

    rē-jōō′ve-nāt, v.t. to renew: to make young again.—n. Rejuvenā′tion.—v.i. Rejuvenesce′, to grow young again.—n. Rejuvenes′cence, growing young again: (biol.) a transformation whereby the entire protoplasm of a vegetative cell changes into a cell of a different character.—adj. Rejuvenes′cent.—v.t. Reju′venise, to rejuvenate. [L. re-, again, and juvenescent.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejuvenate in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejuvenate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Johann von Goethe:

    We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves otherwise we harden.

  2. Rashad Jennings:

    I use it to rejuvenate and energize, even on a cognitive level it helps out.

  3. Debra Jaliman:

    It is important to sleep 7 to 8 hours a night to rejuvenate the skin, that’s why it’s called beauty sleep!

  4. Juan Hidalgo:

    Podemos and Ciudadanos are ... putting pressure on the traditional parties to rejuvenate and end the string of corruption cases, it's a good thing that new parties with new ideas can be decisive when it comes to forming a government.

  5. Marko Mrsnik:

    It's a very frequent question in Europe - to what extent can we open the borders to let this population rejuvenate Europe, so far the conclusion is that the number of migrants would not be sufficient. The population aging shift is simply overwhelming.

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