1
[ verb ] give new life or energy to

Examples

"A hot soup will revive me" "This will renovate my spirits" "This treatment repaired my health"

2
[ verb ] give new life or energy to

Examples

"A hot soup will revive me"

Used in print

(Tristram P. Coffin, "Folklore in the American Twentieth...)

Folklore is individually created art that a homogeneous group of people preserve , vary and recreate through oral transmission .

(Max F. Millikan and Donald L. M. Blackmer,...)

Feelings of a community of interest will have_to be recreated - in some of the new nations , indeed , they must be built for_the_first_time - on a new basis which looks toward the future and does not rely only on shared memories of the past .

Related terms

stimulate

3
[ verb ] create anew

Examples

"she recreated the feeling of the 1920's with her stage setting"

Related terms

make reinvent

4
[ verb ] engage in recreational activities rather than work; occupy oneself in a diversion

Synonyms

play

Examples

"On weekends I play" "The students all recreate alike"

Related terms

play diversion play

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[ verb ] give encouragement to
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