Examples of resuscitate in a sentence
The patient stopped breathing but doctors were able to resuscitate him.
<she hopes to resuscitate the currently defunct charity organization>
RESUSCITATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of resuscitate for English Language Learners
: to bring (someone who is unconscious, not breathing, or close to death) back to a conscious or active state again
RESUSCITATE Defined for Kids
Definition of resuscitate for Students
: to bring back from apparent death or unconsciousness
Medical Definition of resuscitate
: to revive from apparent death or from unconsciousness <resuscitate a nearly drowned person by artificial respiration>
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