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energize

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verb en·er·gize \ˈe-nər-ˌjīz\

Simple Definition of energize

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

Full Definition of energize

en·er·gizeden·er·giz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to make energetic, vigorous, or active <energized by the coach's pep talk>

  3. 2 :  to impart energy to <sunlight energizes the chemical reactions>

  4. 3 :  to apply voltage to

  5. intransitive verb
  6. :  to put forth energy :  act

en·er·gi·za·tion play \ˌe-nər-ˌjī-ˈzā-shən\ noun
en·er·giz·er noun

Examples of energize

  1. His rousing speech energized the crowd.

  2. You'll feel more energized after a bit of exercise.



1750

First Known Use of energize

1750

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