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
Paramedics were unable to revive the person, police said.
Originally an '80s soap opera that followed the feud between the über-rich Carrington and Colby families that made their fortunes off oil, the CW is reviving the classic.
The act is a dying art, and someone needs to revive it.
And this season, Red Wing dug into its archives to revive one of the shoes that inspired all future boots: the limited edition Irish Setter.
FLORENCE – Shelved plans for a Menards home-improvement center inside Florence Heights commercial center have been revived.
This could help hundreds of millions of children stuck in dismal classes—but only if edtech boosters can resist the temptation to revive harmful ideas about how children learn.
But what if the Senate’s Republican leaders can rally the votes to revive a bill?
The Annual Clam Shell Pitch Competition lasted years but eventually faded from the town’s memory —— until 2009, when the Avalon Historical Society revived the tradition.
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REVIVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of revive 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
Definition of revive for Students
- 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.
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