Hindi translation of 'activate'
activate /ˈæktɪveɪt ˈऐक्टिव़ेइट्/
Word forms: activates, activating, activated
If a device or process is activated, something causes it to start working.
Video cameras can be activated by movement.
activated by something
activate a system/alarm/light
activate a gene/enzyme
SIMILAR WORDStrigger, initiate
activation /ˌæktɪˈveɪʃən ˌऐक्टिˈव़ेइशन्/ uncountable noun
A computer controls the activation of an air bag.
The activation code must be entered into the computer to print copies.
the activation of something
an activation code/fee
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Example Sentences Including 'activate'
The videotape spooled back to the beginning but he made no attempt to activate the `play" button again.Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
Zlotin used a key card to activate the metal door, which opened on to a dimly lit corridor.Code Breaker
They took up positions on either side of the security door and Zlotin gestured for Rodenko to use his key card to activate it.Code Breaker
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Translation of activate from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary