galvanize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To stimulate or shock with an electric powered present.
    • To stimulate or surprise with an electric up-to-date.
    • To arouse to awareness or action; spur: "Issues that once galvanized the electorate fade into irrelevance” ( Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.)
    • To arouse to awareness or activity; spur: "problems that when galvanized the electorate fade into irrelevance” ( Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.)
    • To coat (metal or steel) with rust-resistant zinc.
    • To coating (metal or metal) with rust-resistant zinc.
    • To impact with galvanism; to at the mercy of the action of electric currents.
    • To plate, as with silver, gold, etc., in the shape of electrical energy.
    • to revive to awareness by galvanic action (as from circumstances of suspended cartoon); hence, to stimulate or stimulate to a factitious cartoon or activity.
    • To layer, as iron, with zinc. See Galvanized iron.
    • To affect with galvanism; to subject to the activity of electrical currents.
    • To plate, just like silver, silver, etc., in the form of electricity.
    • to displace to consciousness by galvanic action (as from circumstances of suspended cartoon); ergo, to stimulate or stimulate to a factitious cartoon or task.
    • To coating, as iron, with zinc. See Galvanized metal.
    • To stimulate or surprise with an electric present.
    • To arouse to awareness or action; spur: "problems that when galvanized the electorate fade into irrelevance” ( Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.)
    • To coat (iron or metal) with rust-resistant zinc.
    • To influence with galvanism; to susceptible to the activity of electric currents.
    • To plate, just like gold, gold, etc., in the form of electrical energy.
    • to bring back to awareness by galvanic activity (as from a situation of suspended animation); thus, to stimulate or stimulate to a factitious cartoon or task.
    • To coating, as metal, with zinc. See Galvanized iron.
    • To stimulate or surprise with an electric current.
    • To arouse to awareness or action; spur: "Issues that once galvanized the electorate fade into irrelevance” ( Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.)
    • To coat (metal or metal) with rust-resistant zinc.
    • To affect with galvanism; to subject to the activity of electric currents.
    • To plate, much like silver, gold, etc., by means of electrical energy.
    • To restore to consciousness by galvanic action (as from a situation of suspended animation); ergo, to stimulate or excite to a factitious cartoon or activity.
    • To layer, as iron, with zinc. See Galvanized metal.
  • verb:
    • To coat with a thin layer of steel by electrochemical means; to electroplate.
    • To coat with a thin layer of material by electrochemical means; to electroplate.
    • To coat with rust-resistant zinc
    • To coating with rust-resistant zinc
    • To surprise or stimulate into unexpected activity
    • To shock or stimulate into abrupt activity
    • cover with zinc
    • to stimulate to action
    • stimulate (muscles) by administering a shock
    • cover with zinc
    • to stimulate to activity
    • stimulate (muscles) by administering a shock
    • To coat with a thin layer of steel by electrochemical means; to electroplate.
    • To coat with rust-resistant zinc
    • To shock or stimulate into unexpected activity
    • To coat with a thin layer of steel by electrochemical means; to electroplate.
    • cover with zinc
    • to stimulate to action
    • stimulate (muscles) by administering a shock
    • To coat with rust-resistant zinc
    • To shock or stimulate into sudden activity
    • address with zinc
    • to stimulate to action
    • stimulate (muscles) by administering a shock
  • others:
    • To susceptible to the activity of an electric or galvanic present, such as medication.
    • For this reason To confer a fictitious vitality upon; provide a mechanical semblance of life or vitality to.
    • To plate, as with silver, silver, or any other steel, by means of galvanic electrical energy; electroplate. Additionally spelled galvanise.
    • To susceptible to the activity of an electric powered or galvanic existing, as with medicine.
    • therefore To confer a fictitious vitality upon; provide a mechanical semblance of life or vitality to.
    • To plate, just like silver, silver, or any other material, by way of galvanic electricity; electroplate. Also spelled galvanise.
    • To subject to the activity of an electric or galvanic present, such as medicine.
    • ergo To confer a fictitious vitality upon; provide a mechanical semblance of life or vitality to.
    • To plate, as with silver, gold, or other material, through galvanic electrical energy; electroplate. Also spelled galvanise.
    • To at the mercy of the activity of a power or galvanic existing, as with medication.
    • thus To confer a fictitious vigor upon; provide a mechanical semblance of life or vigor to.
    • To plate, just like gold, silver, or any other metal, by way of galvanic electrical energy; electroplate. In addition spelled galvanise.

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