energize

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energize (third-person singular simple present energizes, present participle energizing, simple past and past participle energized)

  1. (transitive) To invigorate; to make energetic.
  2. (transitive) To supply with energy, especially electricity; to turn on power to (something).
    Whenever we energize that circuit we blow a fuse.
  3. (intransitive, obsolete) To use strength in action; to act or operate with force or vigor; to act in producing an effect.
    • J. C. Shairp
      Of all men it is true that they feel and energize first, they reflect and judge afterwards.

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energize

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of energizar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of energizar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of energizar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of energizar