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re·vive

revive

 
 
pronunciation:
rih vaIv
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word History, Word Parts
part of speech: verb
inflections: revives, reviving, revived
definition: to make conscious again.
A nurse revived him after he hit his head and fell to the ground.
similar words:
restore, stir up
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derivations: revivable (adj.), revivably (adv.), revivingly (adv.), reviver (n.)
Word History
Revive comes from a Latin word that means "to live again."
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