Acceptable For Game Play - US & UK word lists

This word is acceptable for play in the US & UK dictionaries that are being used in the following games:

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • v. To instill courage or life into. See Synonyms at encourage.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • v. To strengthen or hearten; give impetus or vigour
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • v. To infuse new life or spirit into; to animate; to encourage; to invigorate.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • To infuse or excite spirit within; enliven; animate; give new life to; encourage; invigorate.
  • Synonyms To inspire, rouse, cheer, stimulate, fire.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • v. infuse with spirit
  • Verb Form
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    animate    liven up    enliven    liven    invigorate   
    Words with the same meaning
    encourage    animate    cheer    exhilarate    inspire