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galvanize

Synonyms of galvanize in English:

verb

  • the letter managed to galvanize him into action
    jolt, shock, startle, impel, stir, spur, prod, urge, motivate, stimulate, electrify, excite, rouse, arouse, awaken, invigorate, fire, fuel, animate, vitalize, energize, exhilarate, thrill, dynamize, inspire;
    informal light a fire under, give someone a shot in the arm, give someone a kick
    [Antonyms] demotivate
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