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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Subjected to the action of electrical current; coated with zinc; Aroused, stimulated or excited as if by the application of electrical current.

Usage examples (39)
  • The impending storm galvanized the campers into a flurry of activity.
  • He was taken to the probationary - commonly called galvanized barracks.
  • The sinister word galvanized the dying woman in sudden strong life, and she reared herself again on the bed.
  • That simple word galvanized a movement that went on to de-legitimize a constellation of abuses linked to gender. for more
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