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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the activity of causing to have energy and be active;
[syn: energizing, activating, activation]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. supplying motive force;
- Example: "the complex civilization of which Rome was the kinetic center"- H.O.Taylor
[syn: energizing, energising, kinetic]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Energize \En"er*gize\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Energized; p. pr. & vb. n. Energizing.] [From Energy.] To use strength in action; to act or operate with force or vigor; to act in producing an effect. [1913 Webster] Of all men it is true that they feel and energize first, they reflect and judge afterwards. --J. C. Shairp. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

energizing \en"er*gi`zing\, a. 1. imparting or capable of imparting vitality and energy. [WordNet sense 1] Syn: bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, tonic. [1913 Webster] Those nobler exercises of energizing love. --Bp. Horsley. [1913 Webster] 2. supplying motive force. [WordNet sense 2] Syn: energizing, energising, kinetic. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

energizing adj 1: supplying motive force; "the complex civilization of which Rome was the kinetic center"- H.O.Taylor [syn: energizing, energising, kinetic] n 1: the activity of causing to have energy and be active [syn: energizing, activating, activation]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

50 Moby Thesaurus words for "energizing": activating, alluring, animating, animation, animative, bracing, brisk, challenging, cheering, cordial, crisp, crispy, encouraging, enlivening, enlivenment, exciting, exhilarating, exhilaration, exhilarative, fresh, galvanic, galvanizing, invigorating, invigoration, invigorative, inviting, life-giving, piquant, prompting, provocative, provoking, quickening, refreshful, refreshing, regaling, revitalization, revival, rousing, stimulant, stimulating, stimulation, stimulative, stirring, tonic, viable, vitalization, vitalizing, vivifying, zestful, zesty