invigorate meaning, invigorate definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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  ( invigorates    3rd person present)   ( invigorating    present participle)   ( invigorated    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If something invigorates you, it makes you feel more energetic.  
Take a deep breath in to invigorate you.      V n  
  invigorated      adj   usu v-link ADJ  
She seemed invigorated, full of life and energy.     
2       verb   To invigorate a situation or a process means to make it more efficient or more effective.   (=stimulate)  
...the promise that they would invigorate the economy...      V n  
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animate, brace, buck up     (informal)   energize, enliven, exhilarate, fortify, freshen (up), galvanize, harden, liven up, nerve, pep up, perk up, put new heart into, quicken, refresh, rejuvenate, revitalize, stimulate, strengthen  

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