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re·an·i·mate

 (rē-ăn′ə-māt′)
tr.v. re·an·i·mat·ed, re·an·i·mat·ing, re·an·i·mates
1. To give new life to: attempts to reanimate a dead body.
2. To reconstruct or re-create: a book that reanimates Mayan civilization.
3. To reinvigorate: reanimate a friendship.

reanimate

(riːˈænɪmeɪt)
vb (tr)
1. to refresh or enliven (something) again: to reanimate their enervated lives.
2. to bring back to life

re•an•i•mate

(ˌriˈæn əˌmeɪt)

v.t. -mat•ed, -mat•ing.
1. to restore to life; resuscitate.
2. to give fresh vigor, spirit, or courage to.
[1605–15]
re•an`i•ma′tion, n.

reanimate


Past participle: reanimated
Gerund: reanimating

Imperative
reanimate
reanimate
Present
I reanimate
you reanimate
he/she/it reanimates
we reanimate
you reanimate
they reanimate
Preterite
I reanimated
you reanimated
he/she/it reanimated
we reanimated
you reanimated
they reanimated
Present Continuous
I am reanimating
you are reanimating
he/she/it is reanimating
we are reanimating
you are reanimating
they are reanimating
Present Perfect
I have reanimated
you have reanimated
he/she/it has reanimated
we have reanimated
you have reanimated
they have reanimated
Past Continuous
I was reanimating
you were reanimating
he/she/it was reanimating
we were reanimating
you were reanimating
they were reanimating
Past Perfect
I had reanimated
you had reanimated
he/she/it had reanimated
we had reanimated
you had reanimated
they had reanimated
Future
I will reanimate
you will reanimate
he/she/it will reanimate
we will reanimate
you will reanimate
they will reanimate
Future Perfect
I will have reanimated
you will have reanimated
he/she/it will have reanimated
we will have reanimated
you will have reanimated
they will have reanimated
Future Continuous
I will be reanimating
you will be reanimating
he/she/it will be reanimating
we will be reanimating
you will be reanimating
they will be reanimating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been reanimating
you have been reanimating
he/she/it has been reanimating
we have been reanimating
you have been reanimating
they have been reanimating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been reanimating
you will have been reanimating
he/she/it will have been reanimating
we will have been reanimating
you will have been reanimating
they will have been reanimating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been reanimating
you had been reanimating
he/she/it had been reanimating
we had been reanimating
you had been reanimating
they had been reanimating
Conditional
I would reanimate
you would reanimate
he/she/it would reanimate
we would reanimate
you would reanimate
they would reanimate
Past Conditional
I would have reanimated
you would have reanimated
he/she/it would have reanimated
we would have reanimated
you would have reanimated
they would have reanimated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.reanimate - give new life or energy toreanimate - give new life or energy to; "A hot soup will revive me"; "This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment repaired my health"
energize, perk up, energise, stimulate, arouse, brace - cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"
resuscitate, come to, revive - return to consciousness; "The patient came to quickly"; "She revived after the doctor gave her an injection"

reanimate

verb
To rouse from a state of inactivity or quiescence:
Translations

reanimate

[ˈriːˈænɪmeɪt] VTreanimar

reanimate

vt (Med, form) patient, personwiederbeleben; (fig) party, conversation alsoneu beleben

reanimate

v. reanimar, revivir.
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