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galvanize

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  • verbinspire, stimulate
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Synonyms for galvanize

verb inspire, stimulate
  • arouse
  • astonish
  • energize
  • excite
  • frighten
  • invigorate
  • jolt
  • motivate
  • provoke
  • shock
  • spur
  • startle
  • stir
  • stun
  • animate
  • awaken
  • commove
  • electrify
  • fire
  • innervate
  • move
  • pique
  • prime
  • quicken
  • thrill
  • vitalize
  • wake
  • zap

Antonyms for galvanize

  • bore
  • calm
  • comfort
  • compose
  • depress
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • expect
  • lull
  • quiet
  • deaden
  • dishearten
  • dull
  • deter
  • disparage
  • retard
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More words related to galvanize

electrify

verb. thrill, stimulate

electrifying

verb. thrill, stimulate

encourage

verb. stimulate spiritually

encourages

verb. stimulate spiritually

enliven

verb. inspire, vitalize

enlivened

verb. inspire, vitalize
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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