resurrect
I verb bring back, bring to, call back, reanimate, rebuild, recall to life, recondition, regenerate, reincarnate, rejuvenate, rekindle, renew, reorganize, restore, resuscitate, revitalize, revive, revivify II index disinter, renew (refurbish), renovate, repair

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  • Resurrect — Res ur*rect , v. t. [See {Resurrection}.] 1. To take from the grave; to disinter. [Slang] [1913 Webster] 2. To reanimate; to restore to life; to bring to view (that which was forgotten or lost). [Slang] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • resurrect — (v.) 1772, back formation from RESURRECTION (Cf. resurrection). Related: Resurrected; resurrecting …   Etymology dictionary

  • resurrect — ► VERB 1) restore to life. 2) revive the practice, use, or memory of …   English terms dictionary

  • resurrect — [rez΄ə rekt′] vt. [back form. < RESURRECTION] 1. to raise from the dead or the grave; bring back to life 2. to bring back into notice, practice, use, etc. vi. to rise from the dead …   English World dictionary

  • resurrect — v. (D; tr.) to resurrect from (to resurrect smb. from the dead) * * * [ˌrezə rekt] (D; tr.) to resurrect from (to resurrect smb. from the dead) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • resurrect — UK [ˌrezəˈrekt] / US verb [transitive] Word forms resurrect : present tense I/you/we/they resurrect he/she/it resurrects present participle resurrecting past tense resurrected past participle resurrected 1) to make something exist again, or to… …   English dictionary

  • resurrect — [[t]re̱zəre̱kt[/t]] resurrects, resurrecting, resurrected VERB If you resurrect something, you cause it to exist again after it had disappeared or ended. [V n] Attempts to resurrect the ceasefire have already failed once... [V n] Sam Torrance is… …   English dictionary

  • resurrect — resurrector, n. /rez euh rekt /, v.t. 1. to raise from the dead; bring to life again. 2. to bring back into use, practice, etc.: to resurrect an ancient custom. v.i. 3. to rise from the dead. [1765 75; back formation from RESURRECTION] * * * …   Universalium

  • resurrect — verb Resurrect is used with these nouns as the object: ↑career …   Collocations dictionary

  • resurrect — res|ur|rect [ˌrezəˈrekt] v [T] [Date: 1700 1800; Origin: resurrection] to bring back an old activity, belief, idea etc that has not existed for a long time ▪ The Home Office have resurrected plans to build a new prison just outside London. ▪… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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