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Revive appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Sonic cup packs I revive risk cappuccinos.
  • Emus said "Well righto, moth tomfoolery: to revive Rome moths, add a mad dash to memo reviver, O Tyre. Lo, of 'moth to moth’!… girl lewd, I assume."
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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

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

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Video footage: SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH SEPT 2012: After grand opening City Creek Center. Develop revive urban blight and downturn. Commercial, residential and office. Owned by Mormon church to beautify area. Mall..
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Definition of the verb revive

What does revive mean as a doing word?

Revive is one of the top 1000 most common verbs in the English language.

verb - inflections: revived | reviving | revives

  1. cause to regain consciousness
  2. give new life or energy to
  3. be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength
    • example: Interest in ESP revived
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • more generic words: boom / expand / flourish / thrive = grow vigorously
  4. restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state
  5. return to consciousness
    • example: She revived after the doctor gave her an injection
    • lexical domain: Body Actions - verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care
    • synonyms of revive: come to / resuscitate
    • more generic terms: change state / turn = undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

Alternative definition of the verb revive

verb

  1. [transitive] To return to life; to recover life or strength; to live anew; to become reanimated or reinvigorated.
  2. [transitive] To recover from a state of oblivion, obscurity, neglect, or depression; as, classical learning revived in the fifteenth century.
  3. [transitive] To restore, or bring again to life; to reanimate.
  4. [transitive] To raise from coma, languor, depression, or discouragement; to bring into action after a suspension.
  5. [transitive] Hence, to recover from a state of neglect or disuse; as, to revive letters or learning.
  6. To renew in the mind or memory; to bring to recollection; to recall attention to; to reawaken.
  7. [intransitive] To recover its natural or metallic state, as a metal.
  8. [transitive] To restore or reduce to its natural or metallic state

Film

"Revive" is a 2011 short drama, mystery and thriller film written and directed by Alyson Standen.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Revive

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Google previewSummary: What's the Matter with Kansas? (2017)

Review and Analysis of Thomas Frank's Book by BusinessNews Publishing

Interestingly, while oldfashioned values may count when conservatives appear on the stump, as soon as these conservatives are in office the only oldfashioned situation they try to revive is an economic regimen of low wages and lax ...

Google previewPhantom Democracy (2011)

Corporate Interests and Political Power in America by C. Boggs

on the stump, but once conservatives are in office the only old-fashioned situation they care to revive is an economic regimen of low wages and lax regulations.”6 Republicans who stand with the interests of a small plutocratic stratum cannot ...

Google previewConnected to Goodness (2013)

by David Meltzer

Reaching Revive is a step process. Unfortunately, after people achieve the empowered utopia of Thriving, most newcomers start on the downward slope toward a lesser stage of empowerment known as “The Arrivers”. This stage is where a ...

Google previewWhat's the Matter with Kansas? (2007)

How Conservatives Won the Heart of America by Thomas Frank

Old-fashioned values may count when conservatives appear on the stump, but once conservatives are in office the only old-fashioned situation they care to revive is an economic regimen of low wages and lax regulations.

Google previewStarting Right (2001)

Thinking Theologically about Youth Ministry by Kenda Creasy Dean, Chap Clark, Dave Rahn

Revive is a frightening, challenging, life-changing place to be, and to be honest, it feels a lot more like the body of the One who hung around with prostitutes and other "lowlifes" than the average church. Cutting Edge: case study In the early ...

Google previewThe Pacific Reporter (1897)

An application for an order to revive Is a motion, expressly so made by section 532 of the Code. Section 534 prescribes what the notice of said motion shall contain. Section 535 provides by whom such notice shall be served. It says: " Notices of ...

Google previewVirginia Reports (1902)

Jefferson--33 Grattan, 1730-1880

Thus the scire facias to revive is a mere continuance ...

Google previewUpper Necaxa Totonac Dictionary (2011)

by David Beck

revive (plant), 3) take (seedling), 4) take hold (vine, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

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Quotes about Revive

Because of the fashion, the young people don't have any access to the history of music, unless people like me revive it. There are very few people to revive it, because you can't earn any money doing it. (Bill Wyman)
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Scrabble value of R1E1V4I1V4E1

The value of this 6-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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