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ren·o·vate

 (rĕn′ə-vāt′)
tr.v. ren·o·vat·ed, ren·o·vat·ing, ren·o·vates
1. To return to a condition of newness, as by repairing or remodeling.
2. To impart new vigor to; revive.

[Latin renovāre, renovāt- : re-, re- + novāre, to make new (from novus, new; see newo- in Indo-European roots).]

ren′o·va′tion n.
ren′o·va′tive adj.
ren′o·va′tor n.

renovate

(ˈrɛnəˌveɪt)
vb (tr)
1. to restore (something) to good condition: to renovate paintings.
2. to revive or refresh (one's spirits, health, etc)
[C16: from Latin renovāre, from re- + novāre to make new, from novus new]
ˌrenoˈvation n
ˈrenoˌvative adj
ˈrenoˌvator n

ren•o•vate

(ˈrɛn əˌveɪt)

v.t. -vat•ed, -vat•ing.
1. to restore to good condition, as by repairing or remodeling.
2. to reinvigorate; refresh.
[1400–50; late Middle English (adj.) < Latin renovātus, past participle of renovāre=re- re- + novāre make as something new, alter, derivative of novus new; see -ate1]
ren′o•vat`a•ble, adj.
ren′o•vat`ing•ly, adv.
ren`o•va′tion, n.
ren′o•va`tive, adj.
ren′o•va`tor, n.
syn: See renew.
refurbish, refurnish, redecorate, renovate - Refurbish means to "clean up again," refurnish means "to provide with new furnishings," redecorate means "to add new decoration(s)," and renovate means "renew or restore to as-new condition."
See also related terms for provide.

renovate


Past participle: renovated
Gerund: renovating

Imperative
renovate
renovate
Present
I renovate
you renovate
he/she/it renovates
we renovate
you renovate
they renovate
Preterite
I renovated
you renovated
he/she/it renovated
we renovated
you renovated
they renovated
Present Continuous
I am renovating
you are renovating
he/she/it is renovating
we are renovating
you are renovating
they are renovating
Present Perfect
I have renovated
you have renovated
he/she/it has renovated
we have renovated
you have renovated
they have renovated
Past Continuous
I was renovating
you were renovating
he/she/it was renovating
we were renovating
you were renovating
they were renovating
Past Perfect
I had renovated
you had renovated
he/she/it had renovated
we had renovated
you had renovated
they had renovated
Future
I will renovate
you will renovate
he/she/it will renovate
we will renovate
you will renovate
they will renovate
Future Perfect
I will have renovated
you will have renovated
he/she/it will have renovated
we will have renovated
you will have renovated
they will have renovated
Future Continuous
I will be renovating
you will be renovating
he/she/it will be renovating
we will be renovating
you will be renovating
they will be renovating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been renovating
you have been renovating
he/she/it has been renovating
we have been renovating
you have been renovating
they have been renovating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been renovating
you will have been renovating
he/she/it will have been renovating
we will have been renovating
you will have been renovating
they will have been renovating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been renovating
you had been renovating
he/she/it had been renovating
we had been renovating
you had been renovating
they had been renovating
Conditional
I would renovate
you would renovate
he/she/it would renovate
we would renovate
you would renovate
they would renovate
Past Conditional
I would have renovated
you would have renovated
he/she/it would have renovated
we would have renovated
you would have renovated
they would have renovated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.renovate - restore to a previous or better condition; "They renovated the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel"
regenerate, renew - reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new; "We renewed our friendship after a hiatus of twenty years"; "They renewed their membership"
2.renovate - make brighter and prettier; "we refurbished the guest wing"; "My wife wants us to renovate"
gentrify - renovate so as to make it conform to middle-class aspirations; "gentrify a row of old houses"; "gentrify the old center of town"
regenerate, renew - reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new; "We renewed our friendship after a hiatus of twenty years"; "They renewed their membership"
3.renovate - give new life or energy torenovate - 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"

renovate

verb restore, repair, refurbish, do up (informal), reform, renew, overhaul, revamp, recreate, remodel, rehabilitate, refit, fix up (informal, chiefly U.S. & Canad.), modernize, reconstitute, recondition They spent thousands renovating the house.

renovate

verb
1. To bring back to a previous normal condition:
2. To make new or as if new again:
Idiom: give a new look to.
Translations
يُجَدِّد، يُصْلِحيُصْلِحُ
obnovitrenovovat
renovereforny
korjataperuskorjatarakentaaremontoidasaneerata
renovirati
gera upp
修繕する
쇄신하다
atnaujintojasrestauratoriusrestauravimasrestauruoti
atjaunot
renovera
ทำให้มีสภาพดีเหมือนเดิม
hồi phục lại

renovate

[ˈrenəʊveɪt] VT (= renew) → renovar; (= restore) → restaurar

renovate

[ˈrɛnəveɪt] vtrénover
The building has been renovated → Le bâtiment a été rénové.

renovate

vt buildingrenovieren; painting, furniturerestaurieren

renovate

[ˈrɛnəʊˌveɪt] vt (house) → rimettere a nuovo; (furniture, building, art work) → restaurare

renovate

(ˈrenəveit) verb
to make as good as new again. to renovate an old building.
ˈrenovator noun
ˌrenoˈvation noun

renovate

يُصْلِحُ renovovat renovere renovieren ανακαινίζω restaurar korjata rénover renovirati rinnovare 修繕する 쇄신하다 renoveren renovere odnowić renovar реставрировать renovera ทำให้มีสภาพดีเหมือนเดิม yenilemek hồi phục lại 革新

renovate

v. reformar, renovar.
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We have already reached a very high latitude; but it is the height of summer, and although not so warm as in England, the southern gales, which blow us speedily towards those shores which I so ardently desire to attain, breathe a degree of renovating warmth which I had not expected.
Adam sat down, and they remained opposite to each other in uneasy silence, while Arthur slowly drank brandy-and-water, with visibly renovating effect.
About the future it is useless to prophesy, but the horrible war of 1914 is certain to exert for many years a controlling influence on the thought and literature of both England and the whole world, an influence which, it may be hoped, will ultimately prove stimulating and renovating.
All the year round they had been serving as cogs in the great packing machine; and now was the time for the renovating of it, and the replacing of damaged parts.
What is strange too, there never was in any man sufficient faith in the power of rectitude to inspire him with the broad design of renovating the State on the principle of right and love.
We are excited about renovating our schools to best support modern student learning, while being able to do so without increasing taxes for these projects," Superintendent Bill Robertson said.
Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) has completed PC-1, worth over Rs3 billion, for renovating 200 schools under the Prime Minister's Education Reforms Program.
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The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show is returning to the NEC, Birmingham, from March 24 - 27, with new ways to educate and inspire visitors wanting to build their future.
But council services and public utilities committee chairman Sadiq Rahma said that the public should be made aware of the case, considering that money has already been spent on renovating the homes.
Moscow Starts Renovating Tartous Port for Use by Russian Fleet
The renovations are part of a 4-year, $58 million US government-funded program announced in 2006 to assist Jordan in constructing and renovating schools throughout the country.