invigorating


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in·vig·or·ate

 (ĭn-vĭg′ə-rāt′)
tr.v. in·vig·or·at·ed, in·vig·or·at·ing, in·vig·or·ates
To impart vigor, strength, or vitality to; animate: "A few whiffs of the raw, strong scent of phlox invigorated her" (D.H. Lawrence).

[Possibly obsolete invigor (from French envigorer, from Old French envigourer : en-, in; see in-2 + vigour, vigor; see vigor) + -ate.]

in·vig′or·at′ing·ly adv.
in·vig′or·a′tion n.
in·vig′or·a′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.invigorating - imparting strength and vitality; "the invigorating mountain air"
stimulating - rousing or quickening activity or the senses; "a stimulating discussion"
debilitating - impairing the strength and vitality

invigorating

adjective refreshing, stimulating, bracing, fresh, tonic, uplifting, exhilarating, rejuvenating, energizing, healthful, restorative, salubrious, rejuvenative the bright sun and invigorating northern air

invigorating

adjective
Producing or stimulating physical, mental, or emotional vigor:
Translations
مُنَشِّط، مُنْعِش
posilující
forfriskende
elvyttävävirkistävä
éltetõ
hressandi, endurnærandi
canlandırırcı

invigorating

[ɪnˈvɪgəreɪtɪŋ] ADJ [walk, shower, air] → vigorizante, tonificante
how invigorating she was to talk to!¡qué estimulante resultaba su conversación!

invigorating

[ɪnˈvɪgəreɪtɪŋ] adjrevigorant(e)
the invigorating northern air → l'air revigorant du nord

invigorating

adj climategesund; sea air, showererfrischend, belebend; tonic, curekräftigend, stärkend; (fig) attitude, frankness(herz)erfrischend; he found the American business world very invigoratingdie amerikanische Geschäftswelt stimulierte ihn

invigorating

[ɪnˈvɪgəˌreɪtɪŋ] adj (exercise, walk, air, breeze) → tonificante

invigorate

(inˈvigəreit) verb
to strengthen or refresh. The shower invigorated her.
inˈvigorating adjective
References in classic literature ?
The invigorating air did them both good, and much exercise worked wholesome changes in minds as well as bodies.
Deep down in each of them there was a kind of hearty joviality, a relish of life, not over-delicate, but very invigorating.
The air was invigorating and steadied somewhat her faculties.
On issuing from their place of confinement, the whole party instantly experienced a grateful renovation of spirits, by exchanging the pent air of the hiding-place for the cool and invigorating atmosphere which played around the whirlpools and pitches of the cataract.
It was the invigorating breath of a fresh outward atmosphere, after the long torpor and monotonous seclusion of her life.
It went with me on my sea-shore walks and rambles into the country, whenever -- which was seldom and reluctantly -- I bestirred myself to seek that invigorating charm of Nature which used to give me such freshness and activity of thought, the moment that I stepped across the threshold of the Old Manse.
All sense of weariness had been swept away by the invigorating refreshment of the great and hopeful discovery which he had made.
But now isn't it, Miss Trotwood, isn't it, David, invigorating,' said Mrs.
I decided to investigate, but first I lifted my head to fill my lungs with the pure, invigorating night air of the mountains.
It was an invigorating sea breeze, charged with iodine.
The invigorating influences of this excess of oxygen upon the Martians indisputably did much to counterbalance the increased weight of their bodies.
Breathing that sea breeze, so much more invigorating and balsamic as the land is approached, contemplating all the power of those preparations she was commissioned to destroy, all the power of that army which she was to combat alone--she, a woman with a few bags of gold--Milady compared herself mentally to Judith, the terrible Jewess, when she penetrated the camp of the Assyrians and beheld the enormous mass of chariots, horses, men, and arms, which a gesture of her hand was to dissipate like a cloud of smoke.