HyperDic: recreate

English > 4 senses of the word recreate:
VERBbodyrecreate, animate, reanimate, revive, renovate, repair, quicken, vivify, revivifygive new life or energy to
socialrecreate, playengage in recreational activities rather than work
emotionrecreate, cheer, hearten, emboldengive encouragement to
creationrecreatecreate anew
recreate > pronunciation
Soundsreh'kriyey.t; riykriyey't
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > recreate: 4 senses > verb 1, body
MeaningGive new life or energy to.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Synonymsanimate, reanimate, revive, renovate, repair, quicken, vivify, revivify
Broaderstimulate, arouse, brace, energize, energise, perk upCause to be alert and energetic
Similar tocome to, revive, resuscitateReturn to consciousness
Spanishreanimar, reavivar, revivificar
Catalanreanimar, reavivar, revivificar
Nounsrecreationactivity that refreshes and recreates
English > recreate: 4 senses > verb 2, social
MeaningEngage in recreational activities rather than work; occupy oneself in a diversion.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example "The students all recreate alike"
Synonymplay
Similar toplayBe at play
Spanishdivertirse, entretenerse, recrearse
Catalandivertir-se, entretenir-se, esbargir-se
Nounsrecreationan activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates / stimulates
English > recreate: 4 senses > verb 3, emotion
MeaningGive encouragement to.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Synonymscheer, hearten, embolden
Narrowertake heart, buck upgain courage
Broaderencourageinspire with confidence
Oppositedishearten, put offtake away the enthusiasm of
Spanishalegrar, alentar, animar, dar ánimos, envalentonar, recrear
Catalanalegrar-se, alegrar, animar, encoratjar, envalentir, reanimar-se
English > recreate: 4 senses > verb 4, creation
Meaningcreate anew.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"she recreated the feeling of the 1920's with her stage setting"
Narrowerreinventcreate anew and make over
Broadermake, createmake or cause to be or to become
Spanishrecrear
Catalanrecrear

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