reinvigorate

verb re·in·vig·o·rate \ ˌrē-in-ˈvi-gə-ˌrāt \

Definition of reinvigorate

reinvigorated; reinvigorating
: to give new or renewed strength or energy to (something or someone) : to invigorate (something or someone) again
  • … a stimulus plan large enough to reinvigorate the economy …
  • —Steven Greenhouse
  • It took Britpop's obsession with the 60s to really reinvigorate her career.
  • —Alexis Petridis
  • … Reed hopes a reinvigorated downtown will become a magnet for young professionals.
  • —J. Scott Trubey and Katie Leslie
  • Today, after she left, Leonard felt a sense of renewal. He felt like he was back. He felt reinvigorated.
  • —Albert Thomas Berkshire

reinvigoration

play \ˌrē-in-ˌvi-gə-ˈrā-shən\ noun, plural reinvigorations
    • a reinvigoration of the sluggish market
    • There are a lot of opportunities for traffic calming and neighborhood reinvigoration.
    • Buffalo Rising

reinvigorator

play \ˌrē-in-ˈvi-gə-ˌrā-tər\ noun, plural reinvigorators
    • … New England's spring, that surprise that is among the greatest reinvigorators of humankind on record.
    • —Philip Roth

First Known Use of reinvigorate

1658

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