transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1 1.1 (rouse) to galvanize sb (
intosth/ -ing) impulsar a algn ( aalgo/+ infinitive/infinitivo) her threats galvanized him into action sus amenazas lo impulsaron a hacer algoMore example sentences1.2 (enthrall) electrizar* 1.3
(galvanizing present participle/participio presente)[effect/performance] electrizante
- No sense of shock galvanizes the audience when we witness the details of her murder before he learns of it.
- But by galvanizing Americans around hydrogen fuel cell cars and retrofitting American gas stations to carry hydrogen, he offers a practical way to counter the financial power of terrorism.
- As your job in the United Nations Humanitarian Agency, it's your job to galvanize the people, to get their attention, to get them to take the money out of their pocket.
- 2 2.1 [iron/steel] galvanizar* 2.2(galvanized past participle of/participio pasado de)[iron/sheeting] galvanizadoMore example sentences
- The primary use of zinc is in galvanizing other metals, especially iron and steel.
- Zinc is used largely to galvanise iron and steel.
- Gutters on older homes may be wood, galvanized sheet metal, or copper.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
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