Synonyms of actuate in English:

actuate


See definition of actuate

verb

1‘the sprinkler system was actuated by the fire’

SYNONYMS
activate, operate, switch on, turn on, start up, set going, get going, start off, trigger off, trigger, trip, set in motion, initiate, initialize, energize, animate

2‘they proved that the defendant was actuated by malice’

SYNONYMS
motivate, stimulate, move, drive, rouse, stir, stir up, fire, fire up, arouse
prompt, incite, spark off, influence, impel, spur on, urge, goad
rare activate