Vivify - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈvɪvəˌfaɪ|  American pronunciation of the word vivify
Brit.  |ˈvɪvɪfʌɪ|  British pronunciation of the word vivify

verb

- give new life or energy to (syn: animate, quicken, reanimate, recreate, renovate, repair, revive, revivify)
- make more striking or animated

his remarks always vivify an otherwise dull story

Examples

...this re-creation of a town in the Old West really vivifies the history that visitors learned in school...

his remarks always vivify an otherwise dull story

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