bring to life

bring to life
idi
a) to restore to consciousness
b) to make animated
c) to imbue with lifelike characteristics

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • bring to life — v. cause to return to consciousness, cause to become conscious again; put animation into; animate; make lifelike …   English contemporary dictionary

  • come (or bring) to life — 1》 regain or cause to regain consciousness. 2》 become or make active, lively, or interesting. → life …   English new terms dictionary

  • life — or get a life [līf] n. pl. lives [ME < OE līf, akin to ON líf, life, Ger leib, body < IE base * leibh , to LIVE1] 1. that property or quality of plants and animals that distinguishes them from inorganic matter or dead organisms; specif.,… …   English World dictionary

  • bring someone to life — bring (someone/something) to life to make something exciting and interesting. Large, colorful illustrations bring to life the classic story of Snow White …   New idioms dictionary

  • bring something to life — bring (someone/something) to life to make something exciting and interesting. Large, colorful illustrations bring to life the classic story of Snow White …   New idioms dictionary

  • bring — /brɪŋ / (say bring) verb (t) (brought, bringing) 1. to cause to come with oneself; take along to the place or person sought; conduct or convey. 2. to cause to come, as to a recipient or possessor, to the mind or knowledge, into a particular… …  

  • life — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Fact of existence Nouns 1. life, vitality, existence, being, living, animation, this mortal coil; vital force, flame, or spark, biorhythm; respiration, breath [of life], lifeblood, life force,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Life — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Life >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 life life vitality viability Sgm: N 1 animation animation Sgm: N 1 vital spark vital spark vital flame soul spirit GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

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