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re·sus·ci·tate

 (rĭ-sŭs′ĭ-tāt′)
tr.v. re·sus·ci·tat·ed, re·sus·ci·tat·ing, re·sus·ci·tates
1. To restore consciousness or other signs of life to (one who appears dead): resuscitated the man after cardiac arrest.
2. To restore to use, activity, vigor, or notice; reinvigorate: a meeting that resuscitated his career

[Latin resuscitāre, resuscitāt- : re-, re- + suscitāre, to stir up (sus-, sub-, sub- + citāre, to move violently, frequentative of ciēre, to set in motion; see keiə- in Indo-European roots).]

re·sus′ci·ta·ble (-tə-bəl) adj.
re·sus′ci·ta′tion n.
re·sus′ci·ta′tive adj.

resuscitate

(rɪˈsʌsɪˌteɪt)
vb
(tr) to restore to consciousness; revive
[C16: from Latin resuscitāre, from re- + suscitāre to raise, from sub- up from below + citāre to rouse, from citus quick]
reˈsuscitable adj
reˌsusciˈtation n
reˈsuscitative adj

re•sus•ci•tate

(rɪˈsʌs ɪˌteɪt)

v.t. -tat•ed, -tat•ing.
to revive, esp. from apparent death or from unconsciousness.
[1525–35; < Latin resuscitātus, past participle of resuscitāre to reawaken =re- re- + suscitāre to dislodge, rouse (sus- sus- + citāre to move, arouse; see cite1); see -ate1]
re•sus`ci•ta′tion, n.
re•sus′ci•ta`tive, adj.

resuscitate


Past participle: resuscitated
Gerund: resuscitating

Imperative
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Present
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we resuscitate
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Preterite
I resuscitated
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Present Continuous
I am resuscitating
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Present Perfect
I have resuscitated
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Past Continuous
I was resuscitating
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Past Perfect
I had resuscitated
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Future
I will resuscitate
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Future Perfect
I will have resuscitated
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Future Continuous
I will be resuscitating
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been resuscitating
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been resuscitating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been resuscitating
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Conditional
I would resuscitate
you would resuscitate
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Past Conditional
I would have resuscitated
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we would have resuscitated
you would have resuscitated
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.resuscitate - cause to regain consciousness; "The doctors revived the comatose man"
bring to, bring back, bring round, bring around - return to consciousness; "These pictures bring back sad memories"
resuscitate, come to, revive - return to consciousness; "The patient came to quickly"; "She revived after the doctor gave her an injection"
reboot, boot, bring up - cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes; "boot your computer"
resurrect, upraise, raise - cause to become alive again; "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts"
2.resuscitate - return to consciousness; "The patient came to quickly"; "She revived after the doctor gave her an injection"
reanimate, recreate, revivify, vivify, revive, renovate, animate, quicken, repair - give new life or energy to; "A hot soup will revive me"; "This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment repaired my health"
resuscitate, revive - cause to regain consciousness; "The doctors revived the comatose man"
change state, turn - undergo a transformation or a change of position or action; "We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"; "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"

resuscitate

verb
1. give artificial respiration to, save, quicken, bring to life, bring round, give the kiss of life to A paramedic tried to resuscitate her.
2. revive, rescue, restore, renew, resurrect, revitalize, breathe new life into, revivify, reanimate his promise to resuscitate the failing economy

resuscitate

verb
1. To cause to come back to life or consciousness:
2. To rouse from a state of inactivity or quiescence:
Translations
يَرُد الحَياة إلى شَخْص
vzkřísit
genoplive
endurlífga
atgaivinimas
atdzīvināt
diriltmek

resuscitate

[rɪˈsʌsɪteɪt] VTresucitar

resuscitate

[rɪˈsʌsɪteɪt] vt
(MEDICINE)réanimer
[+ plan, talks, peace process] → réactiver

resuscitate

vt (Med) → wiederbeleben; (fig)beleben, neue Lebensgeister geben (+dat)

resuscitate

[rɪˈsʌsɪˌteɪt] vt (Med) → rianimare

resuscitate

(rəˈsasəteit) verb
to bring (a person) back to consciousness.
reˌsusciˈtation noun

re·sus·ci·tate

v. resucitar; reanimar.

resuscitate

vt reanimar; Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) no reanimar (NR); Do Not Resuscitate order, DNR order (fam) orden f de no reanimar (ONR)
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Despite very swiftly being given CPR by trained first aiders and nurses who attended the scene, very sadly paramedics were unable to resuscitate him.
Despite desperate efforts from a London Air Ambulance doctor to resuscitate the victim, he was pronounced dead at the scene at 5pm.
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The quick-thinking medic rushed to resuscitate the tot.
The four-year-old was hauled from the water at Cathays Park, Cardiff, by a passer-by who then began to resuscitate him.
Zerwas worked on him way beyond the time that was appropriate - and he did resuscitate our colleague," McClendon said.