Definition of vivify
- rains that vivify the barren hills
- concentrating this union of quality and meaning in a way which vivifies both
- —John Dewey
details that vivify the narrative
this re-creation of a town in the Old West really vivifies the history that visitors learned in school
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reactivate, reanimate, reawake, reawaken, recharge, recreate, reenergize, refresh, refreshen, regenerate, reinvigorate, rejuvenate, rekindle, renew, restimulate, resurrect, resuscitate, revitalize, revive;
: to make (someone or something) more lively or vivid
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