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1. revive

verb. ['rɪˈvaɪv, riːˈvaɪv'] give new life or energy to.

Synonyms

  • energize
  • animate
  • perk up
  • stimulate
  • come to
  • resuscitate
  • recreate
  • energise
  • brace
  • repair
  • revivify
  • renovate
  • vivify
  • arouse
  • quicken

Antonyms

  • de-energise
  • de-energize
  • inanimate
  • deteriorate

Etymology

  • revivre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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Rhymes with Revive

  • contrive
  • deprive
  • survive
  • strive
  • connive
  • thrive
  • o'five
  • drive
  • dr.
  • derive
  • clyve
  • clive
  • alive
  • shive
  • live
  • jive
  • hive
  • five
  • dive
  • arrive
  • i've

Sentences with revive


1. Verb, base form
However, it is a great way to revive childhood memories and feel like a little girl again.

Quotes about revive


1. What we have to do, what at any rate it is our duty to do, is to revive the old art of Lying.
- Oscar Wilde

2. [God] will not be used as a convenience. Men or nations who think they can revive the Faith in order to make a good society might just as well think they can use the stairs of heaven as a shortcut to the nearest chemist's shop.
- C.S. Lewis, The Screwtape Letters

2. revive

verb. ['rɪˈvaɪv, riːˈvaɪv'] cause to regain consciousness.

Synonyms

  • bring back
  • bring round
  • raise
  • come to
  • bring up
  • boot
  • bring to
  • bring around
  • reboot
  • resurrect
  • resuscitate

Antonyms

  • depress
  • desensitise
  • desensitize
  • dissuade

Etymology

  • revivre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. revive

verb. ['rɪˈvaɪv, riːˈvaɪv'] be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength.

Synonyms

  • expand
  • thrive
  • flourish

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • bore
  • curse
  • bless

Etymology

  • revivre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. revive

verb. ['rɪˈvaɪv, riːˈvaɪv'] restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state.

Synonyms

  • republish
  • rejuvenate
  • regenerate
  • resurrect

Antonyms

  • dishearten
  • weaken
  • worsen
  • break

Etymology

  • revivre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. revive

verb. ['rɪˈvaɪv, riːˈvaɪv'] return to consciousness.

Synonyms

  • animate
  • change state
  • come to
  • recreate
  • vivify
  • turn
  • repair
  • revivify
  • renovate
  • resuscitate
  • quicken

Antonyms

  • discourage
  • insentient
  • insentience
  • inanimateness

Etymology

  • revivre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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