invigorating

  • 1invigorating — I adjective analeptic, animating, bracing, energizing, enlivening, exhilarating, healthful, invigorative, medicinal, nourishing, quickening, refreshing, remedial, reparative, restorative, salubrious, salutary, stimulating, vitalizing II index… …

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  • 2invigorating — 1690s, adjective from prp. of INVIGORATE (Cf. invigorate). Related: Invigoratingly …

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  • 3invigorating  — [adj] stimulating aesthetic, bracing, brisk, charged, energizing, exhilarating, exhilarative, fascinating, fresh, healthful, high*, hyper*, interesting, lively, quickening, refreshing, rejuvenating, rejuvenative, restorative, salubrious, tonic,… …

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  • 4invigorating — adj. invigorating to + inf. (it s invigorating to swim in the sea) * * * invigorating to + inf. (it s invigorating to swim in the sea) …

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  • 5invigorating — [[t]ɪnvɪ̱gəreɪtɪŋ[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe something as invigorating, you mean that it makes you feel more energetic. ...the bright Finnish sun and invigorating northern air …

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  • 6Invigorating — Invigorate In*vig or*ate ([i^]n*v[i^]g [ e]r*[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invigorated} ([i^]n*v[i^]g [ e]r*[=a] t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Invigorating}.] [Pref. in in + vigor.] To give vigor to; to strengthen; to animate; to give life and energy… …

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  • 7invigorating — See enervating. See enervating, invigorating …

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  • 8invigorating — in|vig|o|ra|ting [ınˈvıgəreıtıŋ] adj making you feel healthy and giving you a lot of energy ▪ an invigorating swim before breakfast …

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  • 9invigorating — in|vig|or|at|ing [ ın vıgə,reıtıŋ ] adjective making you feel that you have more energy: an invigorating walk/swim/shower ╾ in|vig|or|at|ing|ly adverb …

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  • 10invigorating —    cold    Describing water for swimming, weather for walking, etc. Those who say your participation in the activity to which they are themselves committed would be invigorating want you to suffer with them …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 11invigorating — adjective making you feel more active, and healthy: an invigorating swim before breakfast invigoratingly adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12invigorating — UK [ɪnˈvɪɡəˌreɪtɪŋ] / US adjective making you feel that you have more energy an invigorating walk/swim/shower Derived word: invigoratingly adverb …

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  • 13invigorating — invigorate ► VERB ▪ give strength or energy to. DERIVATIVES invigorating adjective invigoration noun. ORIGIN Latin invigorare make strong …

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  • 14invigorating — adjective imparting strength and vitality the invigorating mountain air • Ant: ↑debilitating • Similar to: ↑animating, ↑enlivening, ↑bracing, ↑brisk, ↑fresh, ↑ …

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  • 15invigorating — adjective Giving strength, energy and vitality. See Also: invigoratingly …

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  • 16invigorating — Synonyms and related words: activating, analeptic, animating, animative, beneficial, benign, bracing, brisk, cheerful, cheering, cheery, chill, chilly, constitutional, cool, coolish, cordial, corroborant, crisp, crispy, encouraging, energizing,… …

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  • 17invigorating — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. refreshing, exhilarating, bracing; see stimuLating . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. energizing, enlivening, refreshing, stimulating, vitalizing, restorative, bracing, strengthening, animating. ANT.: tiring, somnolent …

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  • 18invigorating — adj. energizing, livening; arousing; strengthening; animating in·vig·or·ate || ɪn vɪgÉ™reɪt v. energize, enliven; arouse; strengthen; animate …

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  • 19invigorating — adj stimulating, animating, enlivening, vivifying, vitalizing, bracing, invigorative; energizing, fortifying, strengthening; restorative, restoring, remedial, Med. analeptic; healthful, healthy, salubrious, salutary, salutiferous, tonic,… …

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  • 20enervating, invigorating — Possibly because enervate looks and sounds something like energy, some writers and speakers confuse the meanings of enervating and invigorating, which are almost antonyms. Enervating means weakening, devitalizing, sapping the strength of (a humid …

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