Examples of revive in a Sentence
The success of the movie has revived her career.
The government is trying to revive the economy.
Our spirits were revived by his enthusiasm.
The store's business is beginning to revive.
The family is trying to revive an old custom.
He has decided to revive Molière's Tartuffe.
Recent Examples of revive from the Web
That legal battle is being revived with the latest lawsuit.
There are probably a few ways to read the wondrous musical Once on This Island, which originally debuted in 1990 and was revived on Broadway in New York City in December 2017.
Just over 24 hours after Fox canceled and seemingly murdered the underrated sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine, it's been revived elsewhere.
This owl, dazed when a motorist got it off Oracle Road last night, revived inside her car.
Seven dogs who fell unconscious from heavy smoke during a Tuesday afternoon house fire were revived by Indiana emergency responders.
The original twin-tunnels concept was revived a month ago, when the giant Metropolitan Water District of Southern California agreed to spend $10.8 billion on the project.
Some of those things can be revived at smaller scale, allowing us to experience their charms and pleasures without directly punitive results to others: There is a wonderful sensory upside to an heirloom tomato or a small-batch bourbon, for example.
The Pappas’ family friend Shaun Skursky attempted to give the boy breaths underwater while he was trapped, but the outlet said that Evan wasn’t revived until officers performed CPR.
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REVIVE Defined for English Language Learners
: to make (someone or something) strong, healthy, or active again
: to become strong, healthy, or active again
: to bring (something) back into use or popularity
REVIVE Defined for Kids
- Doctors revived the patient.
- … it was no good … with no hope of any breakfast to revive him.
- —J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit
- The family revived an old custom.
Word Root of revive
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