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Resuscitate

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb resuscitate:

resuscitaterevive
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Definition of the verb resuscitate

What does resuscitate mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: resuscitated | resuscitating | resuscitates

  1. cause to regain consciousness
  2. return to consciousness
    • lexical domain: Body Actions - verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care
    • synonyms of resuscitate: come to / revive
    • more generic terms: change state / turn = undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

Alternative definition of the verb resuscitate

verb

  1. [transitive] To restore consciousness, vigor, or life to.
  2. [intransitive] To regain consciousness.

Specialised definition of the verb resuscitate

Glossary of sports

to revive someone from unconsciousness or apparent death after an injury (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Music

  1. "Resuscitate" is a musical album of Remedy Drive.
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  2. "Resuscitate" is a musical single of Fireflight.
    • released on
  3. "Resuscitate" is a musical album of Raw Power.
    • released in (5 years ago)

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Resuscitate

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Google previewEmergency Nursing Core Curriculum - E-Book (2017)

by ENA

A decision not to resuscitate is an opportunity to clarify the benefit, necessity, and desirability of ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

To stir up anew; revivify; revive; particularly, to recover from apparent death: as, to resuscitate a drowned person; to resuscitate withered plants. After death we should be resuscitated. Glanville, Pre-existence of Souls, xiv. To wonder at a ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

To stir up anew; revivify; revive; particularly, to recover from apparent death: as, to resuscitate a drowned person; to resuscitate withered plants. After death we should be resuscitated. Glanville, Pre-existence of Souls, xiv. To wonder at a ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1890)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney

To stir up anew; revivify; revive; particularly, to recover from apparent death: as, to resuscitate a drowned person; to resuscitate withered plants. After death we should be resuscitated. Glanville, Pre-existence of Souls, xiv. To wonder at a ...

Google previewDictionary of the Alabama Language (1993)

by Cora Sylestine, Heather K. Hardy, Timothy Montler

respirate to resuscitate, respirate, make breathe: ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

To stir up anew; revivify; revive; particularly, to recover from apparent death: as, to resuscitate a drowned person; to resuscitate withered plants. After death we should be resuscitated. Glanville, Pre-existence of Souls, xiv. To wonder at a ...

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Quotes about Resuscitate

Nothing but just that..
Coupled couple to produce somebody
And it does exit
When worn out a body
But it does resuscitate
Blossoming over a throne-alive dolly
To foster it in benign heart
Mercifully to raise hopefully
To say love is that (Indira Renganathan)
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Scrabble value of R1E1S1U1S1C3I1T1A1T1E1

The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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