Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of reanimate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. given fresh life or vigor or spirit

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • And in the Republic, -- "By each of these disciplines, a certain organ of the soul is both purified and reanimated, which is blinded and buried by studies of another kind; an organ better worth saving than ten thousand eyes, since truth is perceived by this alone."

    Representative Man (1850)

  • Zombies, that is to say the reanimated dead, is really the only other thing left, besides ghost stories, that really terrify me.

    Home Theater Forum

  • The theme here is that soldiers who have been killed are "reanimated" and "enhanced" to become a super fighting force.

    GI (Government Issue) Goes to A New Level

  • Republic, — “By each of these disciplines a certain organ of the soul is both purified and reanimated which is blinded and buried by studies of another kind; an organ better worth saving than ten thousand eyes, since truth is perceived by this alone.”

    Representative Men

  • Top boffins in the States believe that they may be on the track of a way to place living human beings into suspended animation, allowing them to survive long periods effectively frozen before being "reanimated" with no ill effects.

    The Register

  • This is the "reanimated" version of the fragment by Gordon Hendricks.

    WN.com - Business News

  • Their defining feature is that they are dead, but "reanimated".

    Yahoo! Answers: Latest Questions

  • "reanimated" version of the fragment by Gordon Hendricks.

    WN.com - Business News

  • The meaning of the phrase rendered "a soul" here would be more accurately given by the word "reanimated".] [94: Wilfred H. Schoff, "The Periplus of the Erythræan Sea," 1912, p. 164.]

    The Evolution of the Dragon

  • The budget squabble has reanimated groups on both sides of the abortion debate.

    Abortion Returns to Center Stage

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.