Translation of avivar in English:

avivar

to get … going, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (fuego) to get … going
  • 2

    (color) to make … brighter
  • 3

    (sentimiento/pasión/deseo) to arouse
    (dolor) to make … worse
    (dolor) to intensify

pronominal verb

  • 1

    (fuego) to revive
    (fuego) to flare up
    (debate) to come alive
    (debate) to liven up
  • 2Latin America informal

    (despabilarse)
    to wise up informal
    to buck one's ideas up informal
    to get one's act together informal