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relive

[ree-liv] /riˈlɪv/
verb (used with object), relived, reliving.
1.
to experience again, as an emotion.
2.
to live (one's life) again.
verb (used without object), relived, reliving.
3.
to live again.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; re- + live1
Related forms
relivable, adjective
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  • She had relived that day in her mind a thousand times.
  • Cramps may occur during or after work hours and may be relived by taking salted liquids by mouth.
  • Once more the bustle and scurry of the pioneering days may be relived.
  • Fueled by continuous media coverage, many of us relived the incident over and over again.
  • Specific gruesome details do not have to be relived.
British Dictionary definitions for relived

relive

/riːˈlɪv/
verb
1.
(transitive) to experience (a sensation, event, etc) again, esp in the imagination
Derived Forms
relivable, adjective
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Word Origin and History for relived

relive

v.

1540s, "to come to life again" (also "to restore to life again"), from re- "back, again" + live (v.). Meaning "to experience over again" is attested from c.1711. Related: Relived; reliving.

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