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invigorate

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

(ɪnˈvɪɡəˌreɪt)
vb
(tr) to give vitality and vigour to; animate; brace; refresh: to be invigorated by fresh air.
[C17: from in-2 + Latin vigor vigour]
inˈvigorˌating adj
inˈvigorˌatingly adv
inˌvigorˈation n
inˈvigorative adj
inˈvigoratively adv
inˈvigorˌator n
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in•vig•or•ate

(ɪnˈvɪg əˌreɪt)

v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to give vigor to; fill with life and energy; energize.
[1640–50; in-2 + obsolete vigorate invigorated < Late Latin vigorāre to strengthen; derivative of Latin vigor; see vigor]
in•vig`or•a′tion, n.
in•vig′or•a`tor, n.
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invigorate


Past participle: invigorated
Gerund: invigorating

Imperative
invigorate
invigorate
Present
I invigorate
you invigorate
he/she/it invigorates
we invigorate
you invigorate
they invigorate
Preterite
I invigorated
you invigorated
he/she/it invigorated
we invigorated
you invigorated
they invigorated
Present Continuous
I am invigorating
you are invigorating
he/she/it is invigorating
we are invigorating
you are invigorating
they are invigorating
Present Perfect
I have invigorated
you have invigorated
he/she/it has invigorated
we have invigorated
you have invigorated
they have invigorated
Past Continuous
I was invigorating
you were invigorating
he/she/it was invigorating
we were invigorating
you were invigorating
they were invigorating
Past Perfect
I had invigorated
you had invigorated
he/she/it had invigorated
we had invigorated
you had invigorated
they had invigorated
Future
I will invigorate
you will invigorate
he/she/it will invigorate
we will invigorate
you will invigorate
they will invigorate
Future Perfect
I will have invigorated
you will have invigorated
he/she/it will have invigorated
we will have invigorated
you will have invigorated
they will have invigorated
Future Continuous
I will be invigorating
you will be invigorating
he/she/it will be invigorating
we will be invigorating
you will be invigorating
they will be invigorating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been invigorating
you have been invigorating
he/she/it has been invigorating
we have been invigorating
you have been invigorating
they have been invigorating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been invigorating
you will have been invigorating
he/she/it will have been invigorating
we will have been invigorating
you will have been invigorating
they will have been invigorating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been invigorating
you had been invigorating
he/she/it had been invigorating
we had been invigorating
you had been invigorating
they had been invigorating
Conditional
I would invigorate
you would invigorate
he/she/it would invigorate
we would invigorate
you would invigorate
they would invigorate
Past Conditional
I would have invigorated
you would have invigorated
he/she/it would have invigorated
we would have invigorated
you would have invigorated
they would have invigorated
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.invigorate - heighten or intensify; "These paintings exalt the imagination"
stimulate, stir, shake up, excite, shake - stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of; "These stories shook the community"; "the civil war shook the country"
encourage - inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to
2.invigorate - give life or energy to; "The cold water invigorated him"
stimulate, excite - act as a stimulant; "The book stimulated her imagination"; "This play stimulates"
3.invigorate - make livelyinvigorate - make lively; "let's liven up this room a bit"
energize, perk up, energise, stimulate, arouse, brace - cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"
ginger up, jazz up, juice up, pep up - make more interesting or lively; "juice up a party"; "pep up your paper"
inspirit, spirit, spirit up - infuse with spirit; "The company spirited him up"
4.invigorate - impart vigor, strength, or vitality to; "Exercise is invigorating"
energize, perk up, energise, stimulate, arouse, brace - cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"
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invigorate

verb refresh, stimulate, brace, strengthen, animate, exhilarate, fortify, quicken, rejuvenate, enliven, perk up, freshen (up), energize, revitalize, galvanize, liven up, pep up, buck up (informal), put new heart into Take a deep breath in to invigorate you.
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invigorate

verb
To give or impart vitality and energy to (someone or something):
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Translations
يُنَشِّط، يُقَوّي، يُنْعِش
oživitposílit
forfriskestyrke
hressa, endurnæra
gaivinantis
stiprinātuzmundrināt
canlandırmak

invigorate

[ɪnˈvɪgəreɪt] VT [+ person] → vigorizar; [+ campaign] → dar nuevo ímpetu a; [+ economy] → estimular
I felt refreshed, invigorated and ready to tackle anythingme sentía descansado, lleno de energía y dispuesto a abordar cualquier tarea
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invigorate

[ɪnˈvɪgəreɪt] vt
[+ person] → revigorer; [+ mind, body] → revigorer
... to stimulate and invigorate mind and body → ... pour revigorer l'esprit et le corps
[+ economy, organization] → revigorer
the promise that they would invigorate the economy → la promesse qu'ils revigoreraient l'économie
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invigorate

vtbeleben; (tonic, cure) → kräftigen
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invigorate

[ɪnˈvɪgəˌreɪt] vt (subj, exercise, air) → tonificare, invigorire
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

invigorate

(inˈvigəreit) verb
to strengthen or refresh. The shower invigorated her.
inˈvigorating adjective
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So any possible Flib invigorators (such as Calgary's Mayor Dave Bronconnier) will probably rot on the vine.
From Baden Baden to Saratoga Springs, the waters of famous spas served as restoratives, invigorators and health maintenance options for centuries.