What does relive mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. relive, live oververb

    experience again, often in the imagination

    "He relived the horrors of war"


  1. reliveverb

    To bring back to life; to revive, resuscitate.

  2. reliveverb

    To come back to life.

  3. reliveverb

    To experience (something) again; to live over again.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Reliveverb

    To revive; to live anew.

    Etymology: re and live.

    The thing on earth, which is of most avail,
    Any virtue’s branch and beauty’s bud,
    Reliven not for any good. Edmund Spenser.


  1. relive

    Don't Let Go is a 2019 American science fiction horror thriller film written and directed by Jacob Aaron Estes. The film stars David Oyelowo, Storm Reid, Alfred Molina, Brian Tyree Henry, Byron Mann, Mykelti Williamson, and Shinelle Azoroh. Jason Blum serves as a producer through his Blumhouse Productions banner, alongside Bobby Cohen and Oyelowo.The film premiered under the title Relive at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival on January 27, 2019. It was released on August 30, 2019, by OTL Releasing and BH Tilt.


  1. relive

    Relive is a verb that means to experience or undergo something again, either physically or in one's thought or imagination. It often refers to revisiting past experiences or memories.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reliveverb

    to live again; to revive

  2. Reliveverb

    to recall to life; to revive

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Relive

    rē-liv′, v.i. to live again.—v.t. (Spens.) to bring back to life.

Suggested Resources

  1. Relive

    Relive vs. Relieve -- In this Grammar.com article you will learn the differences between the words Relive and Relieve.

Anagrams for relive »

  1. levier

  2. liever

  3. revile

  4. veiler

  5. reveil

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of relive in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of relive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of relive in a Sentence

  1. Alice Walker:

    Helped are those who create anything at all, for they shall relive the thrill of their own conception.

  2. Timothy Bono:

    A lavish vacation of several weeks will not necessarily bring more happiness than a quick getaway that lasts just a few days. In fact, it may actually bring more happiness in the long run to go on two short vacations, separated by several months, than one long one each year, you'd have two sets of experiences to look forward to and two sets of memories to look back on and relive for years to come.

  3. Edward Hoagland:

    To relive the relationship between owner and slave we can consider how we treat our cars and dogs -- a dog exercising a somewhat similar leverage on our mercies and an automobile being comparable in value to a slave in those days.

  4. The View cohost:

    I’ve always been The View cohost, and this has always been my country, and we’ve always been able to have discussions, and suddenly now it’s turning into, you know, ‘ not them, not them. ’ And you know, we have a lot of friends whose parents saw this already. They don’t want to relive this. They don’t want to relive this. So I need all the candidates to get it together. Get back to American values.

  5. Justin Bamberg:

    She went through whatever she went through to try to close that wound, and now she's got to relive not just the wreck, which left her permanently disabled too, that pain – but relive his death again.

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