Origin of vivify
OTHER WORDS FROM vivifyviv·i·fi·ca·tion, nounviv·i·fi·er, nounun·viv·i·fied, adjective
How to use vivify in a sentence
It was a vivified clay man who had to do the bidding of him who had given him temporary life.
They gave her a feeling of life again, and vivified things which had meant nothing to her.Sons and Lovers|David Herbert Lawrence
The language is generally nervous and vigorous, occasionally vivified with imaginative energy.
According to Loskiel, they declare, ‘that Indians cannot die eternally; for even Indian corn is vivified, and rises again.’
I feel crushed and overwhelmed, not stimulated and vivified, as is so often described.Memoirs of Arthur Hamilton, B. A. Of Trinity College, Cambridge|Arthur Christopher Benson