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See definition of relive on Dictionary.com
  • as inremember
  • as inreproduce

synonyms for relive

  • commemorate
  • get
  • learn
  • look back
  • recall
  • recognize
  • remind
  • bethink
  • cite
  • educe
  • elicit
  • enshrine
  • extract
  • memorialize
  • memorize
  • mind
  • recollect
  • reminisce
  • retain
  • retrospect
  • revive
  • revoke
  • treasure
  • bear in mind
  • brood over
  • call to mind
  • call up
  • conjure up
  • dig into the past
  • dwell upon
  • fix in the mind
  • flash on
  • go back
  • have memories
  • hold dear
  • keep forever
  • know by heart
  • nail down
  • refresh memory
  • ring a bell
  • strike a note
  • summon up
  • think back
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What is another word for relive?

To relive something means to experience it again in some way—to reexperience it.

Sometimes, relive means to vividly recall the experience in your mind, as if you’re living through it again.

In this way, to relive is really to remember. Often, saying that you relived an event really means that a memory of it triggered the same emotions you felt during the original experience.

Sometimes, we relive experiences in our dreams, and sometimes in flashbacks. When this happens, the mind recreates the experience from our memories.

In movies like Groundhog Day, characters literally relive the same day over and over again—they repeat it again and again until Andie MacDowell falls in love with them.

How is relive different from reminisce?

Is it relive or re-live?

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antonyms for relive

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  • forget
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • repress
  • disregard
  • abort
  • destroy
  • kill
  • stop
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How to use relive in a sentence

Also, every time you do it, you have to relive the thing over again.
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Remembering doesn’t mean relivingAcknowledging all the negative things that 2020 brought with it—the whole lot of them—is important to move forward, but that doesn’t mean you need to relive past traumas, Aman says.
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As the new skill is practiced, or the learning relived, the connections strengthen and the learning is consolidated into a memory.
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Today, those clamoring as a result to reinvent capitalism with more regulation are well-warned to avoid condemning us to relive this history.
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Sports fans thrive on video content, wanting to relive important moments again and again, or catch up on the action they missed on demand.
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To camp in the chaparral, to explore the source of streams, and to relive the wonder of the boy kept his faculties alert and keen.
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As I reflect upon it I relive many delightful excursions into the northern woods.
A SON OF THE MIDDLE BORDERHAMLIN GARLAND
I relive once more that bitter night on the wharf in Glenora when (chilled by the cold wind), he first began to cough.
A DAUGHTER OF THE MIDDLE BORDERHAMLIN GARLAND
She was able to relive the thoughts and feelings of the authors whose books she studied and so make their experiences her own.
THE VITALIZED SCHOOLFRANCIS B. PEARSON
He liked to relive in dream fashion the years of early endeavour––of his married life with Hannah.
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