What does vivify mean?

Definitions for vivifyˈvɪv əˌfaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. vivify(verb)

    make more striking or animated

    "his remarks always vivify an otherwise dull story"


  1. vivify(Verb)

    To bring to life

  2. vivify(Verb)

    To impart vitality

  3. Origin: Latin vivus (alive), through late Latin vivificare and French vivifier

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vivify(verb)

    to endue with life; to make to be living; to quicken; to animate

  2. Origin: [F. vivifier, L. vivificare. See Vivid, -fy; cf. Vivificate.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vivify in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vivify in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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