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regenerates

verb
present tense third-person singular of regenerate

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to bring back to a former condition or vigor
  • the neighborhood was regenerated thanks to a government grant for restoring all the old buildings and creating studio spaces for artists

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2 to bring back to life, practice, or activity
  • dairy farming in the area was regenerated when new arrivals bought the old creamery

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3 to make better in behavior or character
  • the ex-convict credits his newfound faith with regenerating him beyond anything that he could have imagined

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regenerates

noun
plural of regenerate

Synonyms of regenerates (Entry 2 of 2)

as in recruits, converts

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“Regenerates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/regenerates. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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