Synonyms for galvanizing


1. startle, galvanize, galvanise, shock, floor, ball over, blow out of the water, take aback
usage: to stimulate to action ; "..startled him awake"; "galvanized into action"
2. galvanize, galvanise, coat, surface
usage: cover with zinc; "galvanize steel"
3. galvanize, galvanise, shock
usage: stimulate (muscles) by administering a shock


1. electric, galvanic, galvanizing, galvanising, exciting (vs. unexciting)
usage: affected by emotion as if by electricity; thrilling; "gave an electric reading of the play"; "the new leader had a galvanic effect on morale"
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