What are the synonyms for activate?

Synonyms for activate

actuate spark trigger trigger off aerate set off touch off trip spark off

Definitions for activate

  • verb - make active or more active; "activate an old file"
  • verb - make (substances) radioactive
  • verb - aerate (sewage) so as to favor the growth of organisms that decompose organic matter
  • verb - make more adsorptive; "activate a metal"
  • verb - put in motion or move to act; "trigger a reaction"; "actuate the circuits"
  • Pronounciation of activate

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    Holonyms for activate

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    Hypernyms for activate

    modify initiate change pioneer alter

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    Meronyms for activate

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    Sounds like activate

    accusative acetify acidify acquisitive active act up agitative assistive associative