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galvanizing

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

causing great emotional or mental stimulation
  • the presentation on the international aid organization was galvanizing and thought-provoking

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galvanizing

verb
present participle of galvanize

Synonyms & Antonyms of galvanizing (Entry 2 of 2)

to cause a pleasurable stimulation of the feelings
  • theatergoers were galvanized by the actor's powerhouse performance as Hamlet

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“Galvanizing.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/galvanizing. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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