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Revive Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    revive v
  1. cause to regain consciousness; "The doctors revived the comatose man" [syn: resuscitate]
  2. give new life or energy to; "A hot soup will revive me"; "This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment repaired my health" [syn: animate, recreate, reanimate, renovate, repair, quicken, vivify, revivify]
  3. be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength; "Interest in ESP revived"
  4. restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state; "He revived this style of opera"; "He resurrected the tango in this remote part of Argentina" [syn: resurrect]
  5. return to consciousness; "The patient came to quickly"; "She revived after the doctor gave her an injection" [syn: come to, resuscitate]
Revive Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Revive \Re*vive"\, v. t. [Cf. F. reviver. See Revive, v. i.]
  1. To restore, or bring again to life; to reanimate. Those bodies, by reason of whose mortality we died, shall be revived. --Bp. Pearson.
  2. To raise from coma, languor, depression, or discouragement; to bring into action after a suspension. Those gracious words revive my drooping thoughts. --Shak. Your coming, friends, revives me. --Milton.
  3. Hence, to recover from a state of neglect or disuse; as, to revive letters or learning.
  4. To renew in the mind or memory; to bring to recollection; to recall attention to; to reawaken. ``Revive the libels born to die.'' --Swift. The mind has a power in many cases to revive perceptions which it has once had. --Locke.
  5. (Old Chem.) To restore or reduce to its natural or metallic state; as, to revive a metal after calcination.
Revive Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Revive \Re*vive"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Revived; p. pr. & vb. n. Reviving.] [F. revivere, L. revivere; pref. re- re- +

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