bring (something) alive
Definition of bring (something) alive
: to make (something) seem more real or interesting The play brings the old fairy tale alive.
Word by Word Definitions
: to convey, lead, carry, or cause to come along with one toward the place from which the action is being regarded
: to cause to be, act, or move in a special way: such as
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: a person or thing of consequence
: one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different
: in some degree : somewhat
: used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
: having life : not dead or inanimate
: still in existence, force, or operation : active
: still active in competition with a chance of victory
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