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Pronunciation:  ri'susi`teyt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  return to consciousness; "The patient came to quickly"; "She revived after the doctor gave her an injection"
  2. [v]  cause to regain consciousness; "The doctors revived the comatose man"

RESUSCITATE is a 11 letter word that starts with R.


 Synonyms: come to, revive
 See Also: boot, bring around, bring back, bring round, bring to, bring up, change state, raise, reboot, resurrect, turn, upraise



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Re*sus"ci*tate\, a. [L. resuscitatus, p. p. of
    resuscitare; pref. re- re- + suscitare to raise, rouse. See
    Restored to life. [R.] --Bp. Gardiner.
  2. \Re*sus"ci*tate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
    {Resuscitated};p. pr. & vb. n. {Resuscitating}.]
    To revivify; to revive; especially, to recover or restore
    from apparent death; as, to resuscitate a drowned person; to
    resuscitate withered plants.
  3. \Re*sus"ci*tate\, v. i.
    To come to life again; to revive.
          These projects, however often slain, always
          resuscitate.                             --J. S. Mill.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are being resuscitated means that you will have heavy losses. Dreaming that you resuscitate another indicates that new friendships will be formed giving you much pleasure.