- To revitalize is to make something new or bring it back to life.
An example of revitalize is to bring new businesses into an old downtown area.
revitalize definition by Webster's New World
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- revitalization noun
revitalize definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb re·vi·tal·ized, re·vi·tal·iz·ing, re·vi·tal·iz·es
To impart new life or vigor to: plans to revitalize inner-city neighborhoods; tried to revitalize a flagging economy.
- re·viˌtal·i·zaˈtion noun