Definition of 'come alive'
Example sentences containing 'come alive'
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When an expensive fad that was supposed to transform the life of the couch potato fails, a little something in us comes alive. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Maybe it was my childhood coming alive again. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Her body made mine come alive again. The Sun (2009)As he faced up to the last he came alive again. The Sun (2015)The place came alive as people turned to greet others around them. Christianity Today (2000)But it comes alive when people throw things in. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Opera in Vienna began to come alive again. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)Just waiting, in case they come alive again. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It's as if he has sort of come alive again. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I felt myself come alive again for the first time since my wife died. The Sun (2014) Something in me came alive. The Sun (2013)Waiting to come alive again at the next great interlude, in Rio. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But when he held up five it gave them all a lift - the stadium came alive again after we'd killed it. The Sun (2011)
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