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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.
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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
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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.
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resuscitate


Past participle: resuscitated
Gerund: resuscitating

Imperative
resuscitate
resuscitate
Present
I resuscitate
you resuscitate
he/she/it resuscitates
we resuscitate
you resuscitate
they resuscitate
Preterite
I resuscitated
you resuscitated
he/she/it resuscitated
we resuscitated
you resuscitated
they resuscitated
Present Continuous
I am resuscitating
you are resuscitating
he/she/it is resuscitating
we are resuscitating
you are resuscitating
they are resuscitating
Present Perfect
I have resuscitated
you have resuscitated
he/she/it has resuscitated
we have resuscitated
you have resuscitated
they have resuscitated
Past Continuous
I was resuscitating
you were resuscitating
he/she/it was resuscitating
we were resuscitating
you were resuscitating
they were resuscitating
Past Perfect
I had resuscitated
you had resuscitated
he/she/it had resuscitated
we had resuscitated
you had resuscitated
they had resuscitated
Future
I will resuscitate
you will resuscitate
he/she/it will resuscitate
we will resuscitate
you will resuscitate
they will resuscitate
Future Perfect
I will have resuscitated
you will have resuscitated
he/she/it will have resuscitated
we will have resuscitated
you will have resuscitated
they will have resuscitated
Future Continuous
I will be resuscitating
you will be resuscitating
he/she/it will be resuscitating
we will be resuscitating
you will be resuscitating
they will be resuscitating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been resuscitating
you have been resuscitating
he/she/it has been resuscitating
we have been resuscitating
you have been resuscitating
they have been resuscitating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been resuscitating
you will have been resuscitating
he/she/it will have been resuscitating
we will have been resuscitating
you will have been resuscitating
they will have been resuscitating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been resuscitating
you had been resuscitating
he/she/it had been resuscitating
we had been resuscitating
you had been resuscitating
they had been resuscitating
Conditional
I would resuscitate
you would resuscitate
he/she/it would resuscitate
we would resuscitate
you would resuscitate
they would resuscitate
Past Conditional
I would have resuscitated
you would have resuscitated
he/she/it would have resuscitated
we would have resuscitated
you would have resuscitated
they 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"
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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
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resuscitate

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

resuscitate

[rɪˈsʌsɪteɪt] VTresucitar
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resuscitate

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

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

[rɪˈsʌsɪˌteɪt] vt (Med) → rianimare
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resuscitate

(rəˈsasəteit) verb
to bring (a person) back to consciousness.
reˌsusciˈtation noun
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re·sus·ci·tate

v. resucitar; reanimar.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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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References in classic literature ?
Do thou, therefore, O Rhadamanthus, who sittest in judgment with me in the murky caverns of Dis, as thou knowest all that the inscrutable fates have decreed touching the resuscitation of this damsel, announce and declare it at once, that the happiness we look forward to from her restoration be no longer deferred."
For many years of her life she had had two sons; but the crime and annihilation of Edward a few weeks ago, had robbed her of one; the similar annihilation of Robert had left her for a fortnight without any; and now, by the resuscitation of Edward, she had one again.
I was very fond of Powell; he was thoroughly a man in every respect; a polished southern gentleman; a staunch and true friend; and it was with a feeling of the deepest grief that I finally gave up my crude endeavors at resuscitation.
The latter might probably have been won for him, had those on whom the guardianship of his welfare had fallen deemed it advisable to expose Clifford to a miserable resuscitation of past ideas, when the condition of whatever comfort he might expect lay in the calm of forgetfulness.
Kirby, aided by Richard, whose anxiety induced him to run into the water to meet his favorite assistant, carried the motionless steward up the bank, and seated him before the fire, while the sheriff proceeded to order the most approved measures then in use for the resuscitation of the drowned.
The Scottish magician, you said, was, like Lucan's witch, at liberty to walk over the recent field of battle, and to select for the subject of resuscitation by his sorceries, a body whose limbs had recently quivered with existence, and whose throat had but just uttered the last note of agony.
With the advent of audio-visual feedback devices and high-fidelity training manikins, it is now possible to measure CPR parameters during active resuscitations and training simulation scenarios.
In a study from University of California, San Diego, Medical Center, using checklists as part of resuscitation of potentially high-risk infants reduced the occurrence of communication problems from 24% to 4% of resuscitations (P less than 0.001) over a 3-year period (Resuscitation.
Validation of a Clinical Decision Aid to Discontinue In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Resuscitations. JAMA 2001; 285: 1602-6.
Overall, when patients requiring massive transfusion during their initial resuscitations are considered, it is apparent that about 10% of combat wounded are at high risk of early exsanguination and require aggressive, early hemorrhage control and blood-based resuscitation beginning in the prehospital phase of care to reduce morbidity and mortality.
In a randomized interventional study, Dine and colleagues (2008) investigated the impact of debriefing versus real-time audiovisual feedback on performance during resuscitation. Eighty nurses were randomized into two groups and participated in three simulated resuscitations at an academic medical center.
Successful resuscitations do happen, and often there will be a sense of relief and achievement within the resuscitation team when they occur.