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Definition of 'enliven'

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His experiences would certainly enliven a dull meeting on bank recapitalisation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They exchanged banter over their desks, argued about clients and enlivened their team meetings with fierce exchanges. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Life within this pleasure dome could be further enlivened if the buyer takes up the option to build a new wing with a spa and indoor pool. Times, Sunday Times (2006)His accounts of what he saw and learned on these visits, not least from the researchers he interviewed, enliven the proceedings throughout. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)

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Translations for 'enliven'

British English: enliven VERB
To enliven events, situations, or people means to make them more lively or cheerful.
Even the most boring meeting was enlivened by his presence.
  • American English: enliven
  • Brazilian Portuguese: animar
  • Chinese: 使更活跃
  • European Spanish: animar
  • French: égayer
  • German: beleben
  • Italian: rallegrare
  • Japanese: 活気づける
  • Korean: 활기차게 하다
  • European Portuguese: animar
  • Latin American Spanish: animar

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