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Antonyms for resurrect
ˌrɛz əˈrɛkt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. resurrect, raise, upraise(verb)

    cause to become alive again

    "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts"

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, rise, put forward, leaven, upgrade, provoke, elevate, uprise, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, invoke, conjure up, nurture, levy, promote, prove, erect, raise, call down, get up, produce, call forth, set up, kick upstairs, evoke, rear, parent, revive, enhance

  2. revive, resurrect(verb)

    restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state

    "He revived this style of opera"; "He resurrected the tango in this remote part of Argentina"

    Synonyms:
    repair, rise, uprise, animate, recreate, resuscitate, raise, vivify, upraise, renovate, revive, quicken, come to, reanimate, revivify

  3. resurrect, rise, uprise(verb)

    return from the dead

    "Christ is risen!"; "The dead are to uprise"

    Synonyms:
    rise, prove, bristle, grow, get up, spring up, revive, lift, upraise, develop, surface, arise, turn out, go up, come up, rear, mount, heighten, move up, originate, climb up, ascend, wax, stand up, uprise, rise up, jump, rebel, climb, raise

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. resurrect(v)

    Synonyms:
    (Slang) disentomb, disinter, unbury, exhume

How to use resurrect in a sentence?

  1. The NRA:

    With due respect, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick's' proposals' would resurrect the same broken, Bloomberg-funded failures that were attempted under the Obama administration, like most political gambits, Lt. Gov. Patrick's' solution' precedes Dan Patrick possession of the facts, including this critical concession by the Obama administration : Criminalizing private firearm transfers would require a massive, governmental gun registration scheme.

  2. Abhijit Shaw:

    We will have to resurrect an entire city.

  3. Iwitness Truth:

    When the truth is concealed, mistakes are repeated in the future and the ghost of the catastrophic doom of the past resurrect; bringing in it wake the now inevitable doom. Only but the truth was concealed.

  4. Bob Wilkin:

    Because of Christ's resurrection--and His guarantee that He will resurrect all who believe in Him--we are the most fortunate, the most blest people on the planet Our faith is effective, we are not in our sins, our departed loved ones are with the Lord, and the labor we do for Him is not in vain.

  5. Robert Jackler:

    They're trying very hard to resurrect the glory era of smoking, where it was glamorous and sophisticated and stylish, it's about associating it with all the good things in life.

How to pronounce resurrect?

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