from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To impart new life or vigor to: plans to revitalize inner-city neighborhoods; tried to revitalize a flagging economy.
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- v. Alternative spelling of revitalise.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To restore vitality to; to bring back to life.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To restore vitality or life to; inform again or anew with life; bring back to life.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. restore strength
- v. give new life or vigor to
It does kind of revitalize the show, and it's happened at the perfect moment for us because there's going to be a big transition in the show . ...
They were supposed to "revitalize" Sodo ... it would be transformed into a Yuppie paradise.
Today, in response to seemingly endless litigation to protect certain fish in the Delta region west of Sacramento or to "revitalize" valley streams, enormous amounts of water have been allowed to flow untapped into San Francisco Bay.
As a-- person who travels the world and sees how we're viewed abroad, I believe that we have a-- chance to kind of revitalize what our look is.
The gold nugget: a five-volume, 2,000-page account, authored by cult members under Takahashi's direction, of the guru's lengthy effort to help Kenji "revitalize" his father.
You want to "revitalize" the military after 7.5 years of the greatest expansion it (or any other military in the history of the world) has ever seen?
[Link] When they say "revitalize," they really mean it.
The general stresses the need to "revitalize" the infrastructure for producing nuclear weapons.
These projects, made possible by huge giveaways of public funds, are justified as ways to "revitalize" cities and generate jobs.
And he told us they were about to announce a major initiative to kind of revitalize the east side of town.