vitalize

verb vi·tal·ize \ ˈvī-tə-ˌlīz \

Definition of vitalize

vitalized; vitalizing
: to endow with vitality : animate

vitalization

play \ˌvī-tə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of vitalize in a Sentence

  1. a hearty lunch and a long nap afterwards vitalized him again

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First Known Use of vitalize

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Definition of vitalize for English Language Learners

  • : to give life or energy to (something)



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