verb. ['ˈæktəˌveɪt'] put in motion or move to act.
- come about
- set off
- go on
- spark off
- pass off
- take place
- fall out
- touch off
- trigger off
Words that Rhyme with Activate
Example sentences of the word activate
1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Turn the unit off if it fails to come on when you activate the switch.
2. Verb, base form
Depress the phone button on your car radio console to activate the phone feature.
Quotes containing the word activate
1. Strong emotions such as passion and bliss are indications that you're connected to Spirit, or 'inspired,' if you will. When you're inspired, you activate dormant forces, and the abundance you seek in any form comes streaming into your life.
- Wayne Dyer
verb. ['ˈæktəˌveɪt'] make active or more active.
- stand still
verb. ['ˈæktəˌveɪt'] make more adsorptive.
verb. ['ˈæktəˌveɪt'] make (substances) radioactive.
- keep down
verb. ['ˈæktəˌveɪt'] aerate (sewage) so as to favor the growth of organisms that decompose organic matter.
- be born