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energize

give energy to; to put out energy: A brisk walk in the cold air will energize you.
Not to be confused with:
enervate – deprive of vitality; weaken: Constant worry will enervate you.
invigorate – give vigor, vitality, or strength: Weight-lifting will invigorate you.
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en·er·gize

 (ĕn′ər-jīz′)
v. en·er·gized, en·er·giz·ing, en·er·giz·es
v.tr.
1. To give energy to; activate or invigorate: "His childhood—father in ... prison, factory work as a boy—both haunted and energized him" (Frank Conroy).
2. To supply with an electric current.
v.intr.
To release or put out energy.

en′er·gi′za′tion (-jī′zā′shən) n.
en′er·giz′er n.
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energize

(ˈɛnəˌdʒaɪz) or

energise

vb
1. to have or cause to have energy; invigorate
2. (Electronics) (tr) to apply a source of electric current or electromotive force to (a circuit, field winding, etc)
ˈenerˌgizer, ˈenerˌgiser n
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en•er•gize

(ˈɛn ərˌdʒaɪz)

v. -gized, -giz•ing. v.t.
1. to give energy to; rouse into activity.
2. to supply electrical current to or store electrical energy in.
v.i.
3. to put forth energy.
[1745–55]
en′er•giz`er, n.
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energize


Past participle: energized
Gerund: energizing

Imperative
energize
energize
Present
I energize
you energize
he/she/it energizes
we energize
you energize
they energize
Preterite
I energized
you energized
he/she/it energized
we energized
you energized
they energized
Present Continuous
I am energizing
you are energizing
he/she/it is energizing
we are energizing
you are energizing
they are energizing
Present Perfect
I have energized
you have energized
he/she/it has energized
we have energized
you have energized
they have energized
Past Continuous
I was energizing
you were energizing
he/she/it was energizing
we were energizing
you were energizing
they were energizing
Past Perfect
I had energized
you had energized
he/she/it had energized
we had energized
you had energized
they had energized
Future
I will energize
you will energize
he/she/it will energize
we will energize
you will energize
they will energize
Future Perfect
I will have energized
you will have energized
he/she/it will have energized
we will have energized
you will have energized
they will have energized
Future Continuous
I will be energizing
you will be energizing
he/she/it will be energizing
we will be energizing
you will be energizing
they will be energizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been energizing
you have been energizing
he/she/it has been energizing
we have been energizing
you have been energizing
they have been energizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been energizing
you will have been energizing
he/she/it will have been energizing
we will have been energizing
you will have been energizing
they will have been energizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been energizing
you had been energizing
he/she/it had been energizing
we had been energizing
you had been energizing
they had been energizing
Conditional
I would energize
you would energize
he/she/it would energize
we would energize
you would energize
they would energize
Past Conditional
I would have energized
you would have energized
he/she/it would have energized
we would have energized
you would have energized
they would have energized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.energize - cause to be alert and energeticenergize - cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"
affect - act physically on; have an effect upon; "the medicine affects my heart rate"
cathect - inject with libidinal energy
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"
reinvigorate, invigorate - impart vigor, strength, or vitality to; "Exercise is invigorating"
liven, liven up, enliven, invigorate, animate - make lively; "let's liven up this room a bit"
de-energise, de-energize - deprive of energy
2.energize - raise to a higher energy level; "excite the atoms"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
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energize

verb
2. stimulate, operate, trigger, turn on, start up, activate, switch on, kick-start, electrify, actuate When energized, the coil creates an electromagnetic force.
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energize

verb
To give or impart vitality and energy to (someone or something):
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Translations
énergiser

energize

[ˈenədʒaɪz] VTactivar, dar energía a
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energize

[ˈɛnərdʒaɪz] energise (British) vt (= invigorate) [+ person] → stimuler, motiver
to be energized → être plein(e) d'énergie
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energize

vt rocket motor, particleAntrieb geben (+dat); (Elec) → unter Strom setzen; (fig) personneue Energie geben (+dat); economyankurbeln; to be energized by something (fig)von etw in Schwung gebracht werden
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energize

[ˈɛnədʒaɪz] vt (invigorate) → stimolare (Elec) → alimentare (a corrente)
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energize

v. desplegar energía; vigorizar.
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The rejuvenating blend of sweet orange, geranium, grapefruit, eucalyptus, rosemary, patchouli and peppermint combined with a gentle massaging action on to the skin helps to stimulate circulation to leave you feeling energised and refreshed.
Spritz all over to keep you feeling refreshed and energised. From House of Fraser, Boots and John Lewis, pounds 30