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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
  • amaze
  • animate
  • astonish
  • astound
  • charge
  • commove
  • disturb
  • dynamize
  • energize
  • enthuse
  • excite
  • fire
  • frenzy
  • galvanize
  • invigorate
  • jar
  • jolt
  • magnetize
  • power
  • provoke
  • rouse
  • send
  • shock
  • stagger
  • startle
  • stir
  • strike
  • stun
  • take one's breath away
  • wire
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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