Video: pronunciation of 'activate'
The videotape spooled back to the beginning but he made no attempt to activate the `play" button again. ALASTAIR MCLEAN'S 'NIGHT WATCH' (1993)Zlotin used a key card to activate the metal door, which opened on to a dimly lit corridor. CODE BREAKER (1993)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 (1993)
较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， activate 是1万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: activate VERB
If a device or process is activated, something causes it to start working.
Video cameras with night vision can be activated by movement.
activate 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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