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energize

verb en·er·gize \ˈe-nər-ˌjīz\

: to give energy or excitement to (someone or something)

en·er·gizeden·er·giz·ing

Full Definition of ENERGIZE

transitive verb
1
:  to make energetic, vigorous, or active <energized by the coach's pep talk>
2
:  to impart energy to <sunlight energizes the chemical reactions>
3
:  to apply voltage to
intransitive verb
:  to put forth energy :  act
en·er·gi·za·tion \ˌe-nər-ˌjī-ˈzā-shən\ noun
en·er·giz·er noun
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Examples of ENERGIZE

  1. His rousing speech energized the crowd.
  2. You'll feel more energized after a bit of exercise.

First Known Use of ENERGIZE

1750

Other Electrical Engineering Terms

feedback, fuse, incandescent, noise, resonance

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ENERGIZE Defined for Kids

energize

verb en·er·gize \ˈe-nər-ˌjīz\
en·er·gizeden·er·giz·ing

Definition of ENERGIZE for Kids

:  to give the ability to be active to :  give energy to

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