de-energize de-energize v. t. to deprive of energy, especially electrical energy; the door locks were de-energized and opened manually. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • de-energize — verb deprive of energy • Syn: ↑de energise • Ant: ↑energise (for: ↑de energise), ↑energize • Hypernyms: ↑weaken …   Useful english dictionary

  • de-energize — /dee en euhr juyz /, v.t., de energized, de energizing. to deprive of electrical energy or exhaust the electrical energy from: Turning off the ignition de energizes the spark plugs. Also, esp. Brit., de energise. * * * …   Universalium

  • de energize — Synonyms and related words: bugger, cripple, debilitate, disable, disenable, drain, enfeeble, hamstring, hors de combat, inactivate, incapacitate, kibosh, lame, maim, put, queer, queer the works, sabotage, spike, unfit, weaken, wing, wreck …   Moby Thesaurus

  • de energize — v. remove electrical energy, cut off power, exhaust the electrical energy from; have less vitality or energy (also de energise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • de-energize — or de energise verb disconnect (an electric circuit) from a power supply …   English new terms dictionary

  • de-energize — transitive verb Date: 1886 to disconnect from a source of electricity ; shut off the power to …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • De-energize(d) —   To disconnect a transmission and/or distribution line; a power line that is not carrying a current; to open a circuit …   Energy terms

  • Energize me — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Energize me es el primer sencillo del disco Homónimo de la agrupación de metal After Forever. Su sonido tiene una gran diferencia a comparación de Being Everyone que fue el sencillo promocional del álbum Remagine.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • de-en|er|gize — «dee EHN uhr jyz», transitive verb, gized, giz|ing. to deprive (a piece of machinery, an electrical circuit, etc.) of its source of power: »... allowing the solenoid to de energize and release the brakes (Toboldt and Purvis) …   Useful english dictionary

  • de-energise — verb deprive of energy • Syn: ↑de energize • Ant: ↑energise, ↑energize (for: ↑de energize) • Hypernyms: ↑weaken …   Useful english dictionary

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