verb (used with object), re·an·i·mat·ed, re·an·i·mat·ing.
Origin of reanimate
Examples from the Web for re-animate
In pronouncing these words they seem to invoke history and to re-animate the dead.Corinne, Volume 1 (of 2)|Mme de Stael
For some minutes he continued his efforts to re-animate Francis Eversleigh, but without avail.The Mystery of Lincoln's Inn|Robert Machray
The support seemed to re-animate the fainting maiden, her head drooping on his shoulder.
This naughty animal has just carried off a little pigeon that I was trying to re-animate by the corner of the fire.Some Noble Sisters|Edmund Lee
No renaissance of humanism, no witchcraft of poetry can re-animate them.The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Galatians|G. G. Findlay