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reviving

adjective

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reviving

verb
present participle of revive

Synonyms & Antonyms of reviving (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to bring back to life, practice, or activity
  • an effort to revive the once-common custom of celebrating May 1 as a springtime festival of games and dances

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2 to bring back to a former condition or vigor
  • around mid-morning, I usually need to revive myself with a cup of strong coffee

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3 to gain consciousness again
  • the patient eventually revived and was able to give us her name and address

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“Reviving.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reviving. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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