revitalize

[ree-vahyt-l-ahyz]
Also especially British, re·vi·tal·ise.

Origin of revitalize

First recorded in 1855–60; re- + vitalize
Related formsre·vi·tal·i·za·tion, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for revitalise

Historical Examples of revitalise


British Dictionary definitions for revitalise

revitalize

revitalise

verb
  1. (tr) to restore vitality or animation to
Derived Formsrevitalization or revitalisation, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for revitalise

revitalize

v.

1840, from re- "back, again" + vitalize. Related: Revitalized; revitalizing.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper