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1‘we were invigorated by the fresh air’
revitalize, energize, refresh, revive, vivify, brace, rejuvenate, enliven, liven up, perk up, wake up, animate, galvanize, electrify, stimulate, motivate, rouse, exhilarate, excite
rally, hearten, uplift, encourage, fortify, strengthen, put new heart in, put new life in, put new strength in
informal buck up, pep up, give a new lease of life to
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