energize (energizes, present participle energizing; past and past participle energized)

  1. (transitive) To invigorate; to make energetic.
  2. (transitive) To supply with energy, especially electricity; to turn on power to (something).
    Whenever we energize that circuit we blow a fuse.
  3. (intransitive, obsolete) To use strength in action; to act or operate with force or vigor; to act in producing an effect.
    • J. C. Shairp
      Of all men it is true that they feel and energize first, they reflect and judge afterwards.
  • Portuguese: estimular
  • Russian: возбужда́ть
  • Portuguese: energizar
  • Russian: подава́ть напряже́ние

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