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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
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Building upon this theme, she repeatedly suggests that western life is invigoratingly strenuous for women as well as men.
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This book therefore has two potential readerships particularly in view: enthusiastic admirers of Bonhoeffer who need convincing of the significance of ecumenism for him; and ecumenists who, content to leave Bonhoeffer in effigy safely in the martyr's niche, have yet to consider what so invigoratingly he has to say--or rather what he has to question - about their contemporary concerns.
But then, Redford the actor seemed suddenly, invigoratingly renewed.
The beer is generously dry-hopped to achieve an invigoratingly fresh aroma, which highlights the powerful citrus characteristics of the hops," said said Robbie O'Cain, Starr Hill's Manager of Brewery Operations.