revivir
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revivir(
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bee
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beer
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to live again)
a. to revive
Miles comenzaron a creer en Jesús cuando revivió.Jesus gained thousands of followers when he revived.
b. to come back to life
Los muertos revivieron pero convertidos en zombies.The dead came back to life as zombies.
2. (to reappear)
a. to revive
Gané los primeros dos partidos y mi confianza revivió.My confidence revived when I won the first two games.
b. to be reincarnated
El jazz gitano revivió de la mano de jóvenes guitarristas interesados en el género.Gypsy jazz was reincarnated thanks to young guitar players interested in the style.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to reminisce)
a. to revive
Una llamada revivió nuestras esperanzas de encontrar a nuestro perro.A call revived our hopes of finding our dog.
b. to revive the memories of
El aroma a bollos de canela revivió las Navidades que pasé en casa de mi abuela.The smell of cinnamon buns revived the memories of Christmas at my grandmother's house.
4. (to make reappear)
a. to rekindle
Tienes que intentar revivir la pasión en tu matrimonio.You must try to rekindle the passion in your marriage.
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revivir
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (también fig)
a. to revive
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (recordar)
a. to revive memories of
3. (resucitar)
a. to revive, to rekindle
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revivir
transitive verb
1 (recordar) to revive memories of
2 (vivir de nuevo) to relive; live again
intransitive verb
1 (volver a vivir) to revive; be revived
2 (renacer) to come to life again
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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