Đồng nghĩa của start

Alternative for start

starts, started, starting

Đồng nghĩa: begin, commence, jerk, jump, set out,

Trái nghĩa: end, goal, reach,

Verb

To come into existence
appear begin emerge arise arrive develop materialise materialize transpire unfold actualize come into being commence erupt form manifest originate rise become manifest break come about come forth come into existence come up crop up dawn evolve exist happen issue kick in occur pop up show up spring up take form take place take shape turn up be born begin life burst out crystallise crystallize first see the light of day spring set in engender emanate proceed stem come derive result flow eventuate loom spawn grow birth come out ensue come to pass start up take effect become apparent come from befall continue follow take root surface come into operation succeed come into effect initiate break out catalyze set make an appearance become established catalyse hatch be created hail from start off come into force betide chance be set in motion flare up stem from have its origin descend settle in extend head show itself become visible be caused by be produced by be brought about by be the result of come into view bob up burst into incubate open hail spread glimmer keep on get along with get on flow from conceive germinate issue from spring from emanate from pass pour become entrenched accrue upspring spurt gush come forth suddenly come off launch forthcome occur suddenly get under way come to stay have one's foundations fall out go be established precipitate come on-stream get going have one's origin get underway be descended be derived spark incite boil over arise from result from break into kick off kickoff enkindle invoke foster come to light arise out of have its origins spread out be transmitted be emitted be uttered institute actuate establish be here to stay be realized acquire solidify cultivate settle crystalize jell enter into the picture occasion trigger activate be brought to pass be brought about be brought into existence be forged be brought into being sprout accumulate get on with manifest itself shape up mature condense harden take hold bed in trigger off kick-start set off culminate present itself reveal itself explode fall into place take on character become a reality realize be a consequence of have its origin in be taken be due to accompany supervene on be consequent on be brought on by be had be got originate in objectify effect flame bring about reify incarnate burst forth show blaze up represent make real portray accomplish engineer symbolize effectuate produce enter blow up begin suddenly embark on start suddenly come on make concrete symbolise realise come into punch in blow in turn out put in an appearance roll up walk on pass in set foot roll in go on present oneself put into effect bring into being bring to life make happen give life hap go down be fall come down supervene pan out flourish do eventualize be revealed cook come into sight progress uprise attend end up bechance have roots in become known advance well up leak out gush forth mushroom swell float up stand up surge spill over be seen derive from become evident come on the scene roll out shoot up come after come along be discovered reappear intervene rise up be uncovered recur action well appear suddenly appear unexpectedly become be bred be caused be generated foment propagate present chance to happen blossom overflow expose itself metamorphose pop in see the light of day make the scene arrive on the scene become a fact come to the fore enter the picture soar be rooted in prove follow from develop out of be an effect of have effect be unearthed play out come next shake out work out finish up become public getup overtake live in originate from be from happen suddenly commence suddenly befit presage be attended by follow on grew up in come out of hit occur abruptly appear abruptly pass off be subsequent to shake gel sprout up burgeon enlarge expand broaden deepen be a result of be developed pick up unravel ejaculate pop stop end terminate chance upon pop out be a direct result fare bear fruit see daylight be the consequence be the result naturalise increase vent ooze exude perform be a consequence naturalize change be consequent have as an ancestor be a descendant of merge come together turn out from seep out seep forth flow out pour forth pace seep pour out get along ooze out gush out flow forth ooze forth go off draw on have as a source have its origins in arise in age season ripen maturate embody instantiate epitomize personify body personalize express incorporate externalize substantiate bloom circulate leak trickle rematerialize be evident resurface expose be within view stand out stick out be apparent flash be visible be in view feature reveal catch the eye debut be obvious flower be released be announced slip out become common knowledge get out be made known be brought out be issued prove to be the case be disclosed be divulged be published be made public be promulgated get around come out in the wash be exposed be reported come out in the open broach coalesce typify pragmatize personalise entify epitomise visualize exteriorize hypostatize visualise personize externalise corporealize substantialize prime ascend manifest oneself manifest yourself reveal oneself grow up spill hove into view be present wind up at heave into view show oneself reach adulthood come of age come true be incarnate become real become concrete become visual reveal yourself show one's face make appearance heave in sight burst stream come to the surface go up come to the top break the surface discharge spout jet seethe spew sluice deluge spill out well forth brim over

Verb

To cause to happen or begin
trigger cause incite instigate provoke begin bring about generate prompt result in spark create elicit give rise to induce initiate precipitate produce set in motion set off spawn stir up activate affect beget catalyse catalyze drive effect engender enkindle evoke foster inspire invoke kickoff occasion put in motion spark off spur stimulate trigger off whip up be at the bottom of be the cause of bring on bring to pass effectuate work up set in kindle actuate touch off make foment excite inflame move lead to breed start up originate turn on raise arouse promote abet bring switch on commence fire work fire up institute get going establish translate into encourage yield run rouse launch kick-start set on ignite stir introduce develop burn brew rev up crank up ferment goad enflame do light pick torch set up motivate sign in access open up gain access contribute to inaugurate set alight enact draw on set on fire set fire to agitate put a match to start off compel render hatch prod urge set push log on log in impassion cultivate pique make for make happen press be conducive to call forth start the ball rolling set light to set a match to fan the flames of set going organize drum up open put in place found prick impel advance flip rally discharge engage animate pull organise trip throw egg on sow the seeds of galvanize boost cook up get things rolling set burning awaken energize incinerate galvanise energise needle bring forth set ablaze wake up be a source of secure disturb hound whomp up bear power muster draw release invite issue quicken accelerate get under way get in operation expedite bring up be the origin of get functioning get off the ground get working flame innovate fan nurse nurture increase blaze brainstorm necessitate give lay the foundations of catapult flare summon educe glow fan the flames turn over lay the first stone of kick off sow the seeds get started set aflame start a fire catch resurrect power up think up come out with dream up draw forth set fire sign on rile set on foot set afoot bring into being cause to appear summon up call up conjure up strike bump-start push-start get the ball rolling influence jumpstart inspirit roil burn down destroy by fire reduce to ashes firebomb flick exhilarate electrify buoy set the ball rolling operate switch entice jump-start prime incense irk enthuse persuade constrain hit drive on spur on sting sway charge up work into lather charge feed the fire commove vivify shake up pep up madden grill intensify enliven shake bring out vex jolt pump up wind up move forwards mobilise propel mobilize push forwards get moving prevail upon procure click scheme hint plot plan suggest insinuate rabble-rouse tempt strike up click on put up to root on put match to add fuel steam up make waves put on achieve accomplish carry out conduct realize execute implement attain enforce bring off carry off carry through engineer perform administer perpetrate fulfil complete fix consummate pull off administrate finalize manage contrive succeed in fulfill arrange for finish conclude cause to occur cause to happen wreak finalise realise turn the trick actualize turn out put across

Verb

To set up or establish
establish found launch set up form incorporate institute open organise organize pioneer assemble create initiate instal install begin constitute develop inaugurate introduce kick off originate activate build construct devise enact kick-start put in place start up bring about bring into being bring into existence float get something going hatch induct lay the cornerstone of lay the first stone of lay the foundations of mastermind open up put together sow the seeds of start off throw together embark on father get something functioning get something moving get something off the ground get something working innovate lay foundation make a start on plant set about commence set in motion get going put in motion instigate undertake usher in get under way enter into set the ball rolling tackle embark upon enter upon get going on take up invent produce enter on start the ball rolling launch into enter get down to lead off get off the ground bring in move into make get off go about strike into lead the way forge address oneself to set out spearhead fall to set off attack make a start ring in effectuate actualize precede set to design engineer start out on contrive shape secure start out get underway embark jump into tee off kickoff lay the first stone come out with make up get to work on make the first move base lead trigger engage in generate announce break ground cause bow herald tear into craft invest fashion drive off catalyze author start on break new ground machinate compose take the first step blaze a trail catalyse give rise to fabricate knock up knock together bring to pass come up with present break the ice buckle down to bring on get going with set upon broach add attach preface get cracking on set going effect get things rolling usher unveil pave the way get the ball rolling put in front go into plunge into get the show on the road materialize approach bring forward prefix get in operation set forth get functioning get working formulate attempt authorize ordain legislate knuckle down phase in prompt materialise run conceive of trailblaze mould start to cook up turn out concoct set down kick something off draw up get to decree place inculcate actuate issue conceive revolutionize get to work prepare put up knock off throw up plan structure engage discover execute dream up authorise do mold fire up bring out commence on get on with erect get stuck into blaze take the lead in plunge venture into start ball rolling break in direct fix up give birth to map out revolutionise set a trend lead the way for begin undertaking have a crack at have a go at go out in front have a shot at crystallize propose offer put something in place transpire start ball rolling on crystallise jumps-tart initiate things convene facilitate put forward jump-start lay the foundation modernize start the ball rolling on begin work on consider get to grips with ratify predicate station get cracking with bring up the curtain on instate raise the curtain commission portend foreshadow get down get lay modernise corroborate lodge build up admit affect set realise realize take the initiative prepare the way debut intro set at ease smooth the path take the plunge be friendly and talkative oil the works introduce yourself cut the first turf get to know socialize make friends get aquainted open the way get one's feet wet signal give notice of show in concentrate focus get on set in place implant domiciliate moor focus on concentrate on put in piece rig render cast release sell pass empower set an example be the first light the way be in the vanguard set out on trigger off break through knock down charter delegate designate germinate antecede mark the start of take action on get ball rolling roll out get feet wet set the ball rolling on break the ice on engender exercise burst into break into draft order depute get show on road go whole hog go the limit immerse yourself take a flyer shoot the works draught settle down to smooth the path of pave the way for set the scene for clear the way for lead to open the way for allow to happen break the seal fix scheme settle lay down brew hammer out rev turn one's hand to cause to be cultivate run up endow roll up one's sleeves get things moving get down to business set the wheels in motion put one's hand to the plough put the wheels in motion get one's finger out put one's shoulder to the wheel get cracking get weaving open the door to settle up evolve socialise elicit precipitate induce prologue premise invoke colonise colonize explore put on sale arrange head prolog proceed with put into operation lead into coordinate lay the groundwork on prepare the way for take the lead on front schedule lay the groundwork for take the initiative in choreograph frame orchestrate go ahead with boss captain command jump off show the way show the way on take the lead be the father of lead up to administrate mobilize conduct manage blueprint be the mother of push the envelope programme program bring be in the van quarterback be in the vanguard of lead the way in motivate trail-blaze be in the forefront of spur persuade be in the front line of blaze the trail helm run things guide be in the van of be the driving force behind influence get the jump on shepherd move marshal chart project concert mount timetable mobilise marshall jack up be responsible for see about get together see to make arrangements for take care of lick into shape be in charge of strategize about look after scheme out sort out straighten out budget for lay out deal with sanction approve permit validate license manufacture legalize legalise licence dictate legitimate appoint proclaim accept decriminalize rule legitimize warrant regulate vote in endorse make into law legitimatize codify launder OK legitimatise decriminalise legitimise clean up give the green light to prescribe mandate put in force carry through put through support nominate normalize make laws impose elect pronounce lawful beget implement synthesise synthesize normalise yield spawn confect sculpture knock out piece together give the thumbs up to give the stamp of approval to fit together give the go-ahead to cobble up give the OK to lay down the law condone justify vindicate sustain coin raise write give structure to configure practise declare legal sketch patch together model complete whip out rustle up eke out work cobble together churn out rig up vamp practice sketch out hash out block out draw on adopt carry clear prefabricate back superstruct compound elevate lay on plan for carry out throw put on have pencil in provide make preparations for prepare for certify prefab put out jerry-build whip up select enjoin charge name legislate for pronounce call allow vouch for agree to put into effect vote for choose contract deputize make law detail accredit transact accomplish determine steamroll railroad put into practice bring to bear bring into effect give nod place trust in deputise swear in allot allocate farm out deal bless foresay adjudge enact laws give the seal of approval to get the floor vote favorably jam through railroad through regularize countenance foster establish laws constitutionalize make legal walk heavy put foot down breed incite regularise codify laws pass laws promulgate occasion say the word ratify laws formulate laws pose make provision put laws in force enforce laws make possible spark off translate into contribute to result in lay down laws

Verb

To commence or continue a given task
begin commence get moving buckle down get a move on get down to business get going get the ball rolling get to it get to work jump in knuckle down make a start swing into action fire away get cracking get down to it get on with it get stuck in get weaving launch into it make the first move set the ball rolling set to work start the ball rolling buckle to get down to brass tacks get down to the nitty-gritty get off one's backside get one's finger out get one's skates on get the show on the road go ahead kick off lay the first stone make a beginning pitch in plunge into it put one's hand to the plough put one's shoulder to the wheel set things moving take something forward take the first step take the plunge turn to embark on embark upon enter into enter upon fall to get off lead off strike into take first step take up put your hand to the plough get on get your skates on start work get started put your shoulder to the wheel set to proceed resort to be up to apply oneself to go for it wade into undertake dig in commence proceedings buck up hurry up get off the ground get under way push off stir take to have recourse to make a habit of go in for focus devote oneself to get down to make an effort attend to dedicate oneself to apply oneself get on with get down to work give oneself over to occupy oneself with get serious strive be industrious put one's hand to the plow concentrate on work hard be diligent launch into keep one's mind on give everything be assiduous plunge into take the bull by the horns pull one's finger out keep close to put one's nose to the grindstone exert oneself address oneself concentrate

Verb

To begin to move in a given direction
depart embark proceed set off leave set out go head off sail start off take off go forth push off sally forth set forth set sail start out begin one's journey be off get going get on the road get under way hit the road hit the trail make a start set about set forward part begin be on your way sally strike out move off flee quit evacuate exit vacate move escape abandon desert flit retire decamp vamoose split scoot disappear scram emigrate vanish fly migrate make oneself scarce run off say one's goodbyes pack your bags make tracks clear off take leave bog off cut and run walk out cut out up sticks make off hook it say goodbye shove off pack one's bags sling one's hook move out clear out go away beat it pull out run along set in motion commence kick off put in motion put forth launch emerge light out bear head make forsake defect elope issue cut relinquish abscond disengage from run away from take a hike go from be gone from go AWOL do a disappearing act take your leave of walk away take French leave break away head out move out of sling your hook go away from disappear from fly from slope off from do a bunk from pull out of do a bunk stir withdraw from take one's leave of exit from retire from bolt from say one's farewells remove oneself check out take oneself off from set out from depart from decamp from absent oneself from take yourself off from ride off flee from slip out abscond from give the slip step down come away escape from retreat withdraw bolt bail begone skedaddle scarper get abdicate book repair remove git advance be on one's way absent peel off bug out get away break camp slope off betake oneself push on march out bug off run away pack off bail out abstract oneself blast off beat a retreat dig out absent yourself move on take your leave step along buzz off rack off hightail it pike off troop get off go off make a break hit the bricks pack up pike out slip away absent oneself make an exit take a powder get out take flight hightail run get lost beat a hasty retreat make a run for it make a break for it scat fly the coop run for it voetsak do a runner head for the hills hamba blow shoo show a clean pair of heels make yourself scarce hop it sod off avaunt skip peel out leg it nick off go jump in the lake turn tail make a quick exit go and jump in the lake break get along naff off haul off steal away break out adjourn move along skip off make a getaway make a move pull stakes be off with you take it on the lam lam on your bike skidoo clear travel move away relocate sneak away duck out avoid shun go out evade haul away pull away fall back take to your heels hurry do a moonlight flit go on the lam go through shoot through walk off break out of draw away take wing make one's getaway back out take yourself off hotfoot it tear away drag away recede separate dash pass hie break free hotfoot levant bound bustle elude break loose get free career take one's leave hustle dart scamper shift pull back back away drop back get out of get moving take a long walk on a short pier burst out cut loose take to one's heels hop the twig push along get stuffed pop off hop the stick move abroad transfer kite alight recoil resign transmigrate walk duck dodge ditch take oneself renounce step out absquatulate shrink empty draw back slip be gone sneak off double part company skip out make a escape walk out on leave for betake yourself disengage clear out from do a Skase cast off seclude oneself do a fade make your escape make your getaway leave port move from retreat from do a vanishing act leave suddenly run out on back off play hooky get away with pull up stakes make getaway go your way take off from wriggle out take on the lam work out of get out of my sight bow out go scot-free uproot take to flight leave in a hurry drift wander egress shirk range cruise amble canter hasten skiddoo gallop course barrel wend mosey go forward go to hell make one's way regress say adieu immigrate bust sign out free oneself extricate oneself make for have it away make away maroon march break up say farewell fold budge from go out of shift from stand surety post security strand jump void make like a tree and get out of here make like a tree and leave conk out dedomicile get on your bike get out of someone's clutches break away from make good one's escape slip through your fingers go like lightning dog it give way give ground go back move back flow off-load ship shove leap take one's farewells resettle run out drop out take a walk shut oneself away in go absent without leave go missing go west put up bail obtain somebody's release make a move from run for the hills skidaddle displace step on it make quick exit make one's escape go to one's room step on the gas transport break off ease out leave flat ship out go and chase yourself move about shrink back flit from leave hastily defect from leave abruptly circumvent split up quit the scene go their separate ways go separate ways trek storm off go off in a huff make a sudden departure get up and go storm out flounce out depart suddenly hide rush go one's ways make one's farewells beat off hurry away move overseas bail out from clear from pull out from head out from yeet hasten away run from move house leave your country start a new life sunder out burst out of break loose from bust out come out make one's escape from sprint aim beeline scramble scurry shoot scuttle race steer veer run off from move out from make vacant make empty eject from draw secede become independent gain autonomy divide off disaffiliate motor stand down hand in one's notice step aside give notice pack in relinquish one's position end part with dump drop discard discontinue shut oneself away put out leave harbour leave dock finish raise sail put to sea put out to sea hoist sail make headway weigh anchor hoist the blue peter head for be done with journey retreat to resort process brush off bail from give up drop out of bow out of check out from break off with say goodbye to walk out of blow off run along from cast aside step aside from call it quits retire to go to adjourn to depart for set off for withdraw to remove to betake oneself to wend one's way to take off for

Verb

To move or appear suddenly
bolt bound charge dart dash lunge scurry spring tear break jump leap scamper sprint zip dive fly pounce rush scoot shoot startle run flash race speed gallop swoop hasten hurry scramble stampede flit whizz haste career float nip pitch thrust sail skim hurtle course heave launch scud zoom spurt plunge whiz move quickly barrel belt hare pelt bomb scuttle hie buzz blast streak hustle bustle whisk whirl whip trot hotfoot it drive blow breeze bowl rocket bundle careen blaze chase boogie motor hurl cannonball rip highball post jet rustle step ram hump leg it travel bucket go like lightning sweep go hell for leather go like a bat out of hell crack on scutter clip fleet zap whoosh wheech burn rubber get the lead out hightail get a move on go like the clappers shift barrel along step on it wing cut along make haste scorch hightail it lay rubber spank along hotfoot get cracking go like the wind skip beetle bowl along put on some speed jog pound rattle along steam go fast flee roll trip hurry up skedaddle shake a leg speed up move make tracks quicken push put one's foot down accelerate surge canter burn expedite fling make time amble beat it lope double vroom clear out yeet skitter skirr hop it boil bullet pace spur escape beeline leave make off dispatch duck decamp fast-track lose no time really move move fast depart get your skates on go like a bomb storm cut and run jogtrot plough dodge dogtrot go quickly whish flow stream be quick whistle slide split vamoose lash smoke plow scat go throw oneself go headlong launch oneself press on kite skite veer press get moving take flight light out make a run for it stir one's stumps go like a bullet tear along whip along step on gas take off move along cover ground abscond get out dog it patter romp run like the wind crack swoosh hum whir outstrip waltz festinate pass push on march gush frolic gambol steamroller blitz railroad buck proceed frisk prance cascade ride go away flutter whirr bumble burr drone dust catapult go at top speed pour progress slip away burst put foot bestir sally move like greased lightning stride hurdle go like lighting rack express flourish run very fast brandish make yourself scarce tear out dig in get a wiggle on gather momentum belt along book it chuck it down be off like a shot sloosh flood tumble rush off speed away turn on steam bomb along run like mad plunge ahead surge through wind gust hop along step along put on a burst of speed gear up bowl over go all out make short work of pass by move forward move rapidly go by pump rattle descend plummet drop move apace waste no time whip around not lose a minute take wing head pass quickly show quickly run off run away nosedive sidestep stoop scram beat a retreat turn tail fall retreat skidoo run for it clear off bug out scarper glide advance set out set forth aim make cut head off set off make a break steer bear drift swerve hook it skip off levant coast fly down body-swerve slip peel out make a break for it head for the hills make a quick exit cut out beat a hasty retreat cruise zigzag jink slalom juke weave go through shoot through fly the coop show a clean pair of heels make oneself scarce do a fade do a bunk kick rocks take a powder do a runner get lost brush skate hop skid plane shirk soar saltate bob aquaplane turn aside ascend bounce arise smooth along skim through move lightly go up jump up rise rush at get on it make it snappy

Verb

(of eyes) To bulge out significantly
bulge jut protrude balloon bug out bulge out come out distend expand pop pop out belly billow dome overhang project stand out stick out swell bag bunch dilate poke pooch pouch pout beetle extend protuberate jut out poke out obtrude extrude swell out puff out fill out inflate bloat loom puff up balloon out be imminent fill impend rise enlarge mushroom hang over billow out beetle over lengthen thrust out come through push out belly out be prominent extend beyond hang out spread bulk emerge bag out cantilever roll surge push protend show outthrust show up bounce pitch prolong lap over ride over peek intumesce balloon up tumefy toss be conspicuous stretch out bilge blob sag point rise up roll upward loom out butt out shoot out pooch out stick out like a sore thumb stick up pouch out be full to bursting project outward be swollen hold out elongate blow up go beyond be inflated become larger extend over jut over protrude over stick out over project over portend bulge over jut out over loom over stand out over command overtop endanger cantilever out poke out over bulge out over impend over tower above flap over droop over cast a shadow be suspended cantilever out over rise above swing over dangle over fatten stretch widen hang grow swell up increase increase in size droop puff flop thicken flap augment broaden plump amplify blow out pad burgeon bourgeon make bigger snowball grow larger well up make larger become distended become bigger hang loosely become bloated catch the wind ferment stick pump up distort engorge heighten round out become swollen become inflated develop boost magnify supersize escalate compound hike bolster pyramid upsurge protract get bigger soup up beef up tack on lop bulk up slap on drop loll swag dip tumble dangle hang down lean curve down fall unevenly jumboize become wider make wider make broader become broader become thicker make thicker become deeper grow bigger become longer make longer make deeper

Verb

To accept or commence a given responsibility or engagement
undertake accept assume shoulder tackle handle approach attempt bear begin commence endeavor endeavour engage manage contract essay try hazard initiate take on take up enter on launch into take part in be responsible for deal with devote oneself to take upon yourself become involved in carry out commit to embark on engage in enter upon fall into go about take on oneself take responsibility for address oneself to concentrate on go into participate in take upon oneself agree to commit oneself commit yourself go for make a run at set about with take forward take over venture into venture on address oneself answer for endeavor to do endeavour to do get down to have a hand in move into set in motion get cracking on get to grips with go in for put in motion have a crack at have a go at have a shot at have a stab at try out give something a whirl have a try at take the plunge volunteer oneself to embrace meet attack face avow turn one's hand to set about adopt espouse borrow continue enter proceed reopen recommence resume restart renew open tee off go on get off carry on take to follow through set to kick off focus on confront get stuck into attend to see to apply oneself to cope with get weaving on address grapple with buckle down to contend with take care of dive into apply yourself to field negotiate turn to set to work on try to deal with settle down to start in on get to work on wade into get started on try to sort out throw oneself into devote yourself to go to work on treat occupy yourself with come to grips with direct one's attention to knuckle down to wade in take in hand plunge into plug away at go at pitch into tear into begin to tackle turn one's attention to settle challenge perform fight contest do pursue execute contend turn your hand to try to cope with take a shot at start on apply oneself take measures about have a go set one's hand to take the bit between your teeth hammer away at try on for size give a whirl get to work at peg away at busy oneself with go for it embark upon square off bang away at step up to the plate try to solve sink your teeth into work on start the ball rolling give a try implement look after commit yourself to commit oneself to set out with follow through with grapple cover maneuver manoeuvre manipulate discuss swing play hack bespeak work pontificate on speak on give a sermon on deliver a sermon on drone on about take aim at preach to give a dissertation on speechify to give a speech on give a lecture on give a discourse on give an oration on speak to sermonize on make a speech on talk to talk about give an address on preachify to hammer away peg away turn have at dig attend concentrate focus

Verb

(of an engine) To fire and start running

Verb

To shake or vibrate jerkily or nervously
quake quiver shake shudder tremble wobble convulse move rock shiver vibrate agitate bucket jerk jiggle joggle jolt jounce judder sway throb wabble waver heave pulsate quail totter fluctuate jar jitter quaver tremor twitter shake like a leaf flutter palpitate wiggle twitch oscillate thrill rattle wave writhe dither shimmy stir waggle teeter jig fidget jog falter reel pulse bump quave bounce bob lurch stagger twist roll flicker swing tingle pound thump dodder disturb undulate pump vacillate hammer thud jostle jigger shimmer beat drum reverberate quop thrum pitpat pitapat race pitter-patter pit-a-pat have the shakes beat rapidly go pit-a-pat thrash trill squirm wriggle thresh gyrate wince warble toss squiggle bang vellicate rustle fiddle knock jump grind ripple pant swish buck flinch note have the quivers wag wigwag roil rouse concuss shake in your boots quake in your boots change one's position move slightly move to and fro swing back and forth swing backwards and forwards move about move around work contort bobble flitter flit churn flap commove whip succuss ruffle flaunt stir up torment bother shake violently shake uncontrollably unsettle shuffle set in motion shamble hobble toddle thrash about move up and down put in motion tick stumble careen waddle go into spasms suffer a fit shake up resonate hirple doddle weave walk haltingly move falteringly walk with difficulty flounder flail toss and turn worm seesaw struggle twist and turn nod spasm plunge zigzag skip turn pitch hop agonize tumble dance agonise jump around hitch worry move restlessly switch slide push shift thrust grope fumble slither distort shove nudge wind skew cast about suffer recoil bend yank feel uncomfortable list keel labour flourish pitchpole spring blink brandish float veer nip clutch grasp kick grab tic clasp pain move spasmodically contract seize grip twinge move convulsively lug snap flail about ditch chuck dump buffet labor move from side to side wave to and fro toss around let fly rise and fall hang slip dangle drop droop sag dodge yaw tilt move to the side duck lean bumble wallow move clumsily blunder loll hang loosely hang limply topple fall limply fall down slacken flop flag lop hang down wilt twiddle trifle play fuss toy fret bustle chafe be jittery fool around be anxious be agitated fool about mess about mess around be wired be on pins and needles have ants in one's pants play around be like a cat on hot bricks be spooked be nervous be antsy move about be hyper

Verb

Inject new life into
kick-start jump-start rejuvenate restart resurrect resuscitate revitalise revitalize revive inject new life into renew restore revivify regenerate reanimate reinvigorate refresh rekindle breathe new life into recharge stimulate reawaken invigorate envigorate freshen enliven renovate repair recreate refreshen inspirit exhilarate strengthen rewake rewaken energize energise brace awaken pep up recondition quicken rally animate rouse enkindle wake up encourage arouse bounce back give a shot in the arm to fortify uplift buck up modernize modernise update recover brighten relieve reactivate vivify touch up make whole bring around give new strength to give a boost to re-establish replenish put some spark into regain reinforce re-energize reconstruct build up help bolster prop up cheer overhaul reorganize save get going again change reproduce reorganise reestablish redevelop prod prompt give new life to bring back put new life into bring back to life bring to cool reinstitute relaunch reintroduce give a new lease on life perk up give a new lease of life to give the kiss of life to top up comfort cool down blow away the cobwebs brush up galvanise galvanize recall trigger stir up vitalize stir excite activate liven up gladden overcome bring round solace recuperate please rediscover console breathe life into snap out of it spring up revamp rehab spruce refurbish reclaim do retread restitute put new heart into make younger spruce up make young again add some zest to make someone feel young again restore vitality to give face lift to do up boost amend improve produce change radically give a shot in the arm raise from the dead rebuild remodel rehabilitate fix mend bring up to date fix up refit make over redo patch upgrade remake hearten transform revise service retouch pick up rework refashion develop fire reform reconstitute redecorate reinstate rectify doctor re-equip confirm buoy up amp up brighten up vamp up streamline bring into the twenty-first century contemporize inspire fillip harden spike rebrand ginger up rescue innovate support juice up jazz up furbish zip up fire up re-create heal freshen up go over cure alter revolutionize modify technologize resume recast repeat reinstall cheer up adjust spark reopen motivate replace better redesign correct electrify reindustrialize dynamize sustain reaffirm embolden rationalize enhance consolidate revolutionise restate fuel remaster zap face-lift re-activate reassemble intensify steel stiffen extend increase rationalise substantiate tart up re-form corroborate turn on redeem come to life put new life in make healthy make good return to tune piece together light a fire under clean up set up work up brace up bring something up to code gee up summon up bring up to code get into shape set to rights give a lift set right straighten out give a new look to re-embody relight reenergize unwind reincarnate reinvent reassure maintain adapt salvage redevise copy convert reequip vary refurnish jog get the latest version of titivate make confident give courage to perform CPR gentrify tidy dust neaten sweeten clean give mouth-to-mouth resuscitation lighten make lively waken up pimp up smarten up pimp out gussy up make fit for use punch up awake wake waken vivificate buoy give life to spice liven divert entertain pour it on air out continue give something a facelift restore to life make more lively make more exciting recommence make happy gain strength take heart look up make brighter spur put pep into let sunshine in conjure up reexperience become cheerful take a turn for the better clear up raise someone's spirits call up accelerate promote emend relive do over prolong uphold emendate recollect recapture revisit vamp impel kindle speed fan foster right lead into the twenty-first century drag into the twenty-first century march into the twenty-first century recycle remember authenticate augment fettle rewrite reenforce redraw redraft nerve refind replay proceed with redress beet tinker condition botch clout burgeon back gird commove sting start again glue cobble spetch ranter ready spur on toughen lend more weight to make more forceful psych up give weight to bear out prosper back up enhearten find again go through again summon back experience again discover again bring to mind dig up live through again go back to snap up continue with take up again pick up again come back to begin again carry on patch up fiddle with put back together work on make well whip up rev up key up put new heart in carry on with get one started act as a impetus to act as a incentive to build a fire under act as a fillip to speed up act as a spur to act as a stimulus to get one going steam up put new strength in doctor up magnify deepen redouble heighten amplify establish accentuate cement inure reorient nourish buttress indurate mount harshen justify season restructure enlarge multiply sinew empower reshuffle give strength to tone add to beef up add fuel to fire make firm wax give new energy to step up tone up add fuel to make stronger retool remold remould

Verb

To deliberately make (someone) annoyed or angry
provoke annoy anger infuriate irritate enrage incense madden exasperate gall pique insult irk offend vex affront aggravate hassle bother exacerbate rile upset agitate nettle ruffle harass bug get harry molest nark needle peeve perturb plague taunt tease torment chafe miff grate incite niggle rankle ride roil bait fret gravel grill nag abrade get to get on one's nerves put someone out get on someone's nerves get someone's back up get under one's skin hack off send into a rage try someone's patience make angry rub up the wrong way try one's patience work into lather give someone the hump make blood boil make someone's blood boil put someone's back up stir up wind up get a rise out of get in someone's hair rub the wrong way set one off set on take a rise out of get across someone make waves put out hit where one lives raise someone's hackles displease disturb tick off persecute antagonize pester worry burn up rasp goad inflame trouble antagonise eat get across outrage spite drive up the wall distress gripe frost make someone see red itch badger hump drive crazy drive mad rattle rark get at bedevil tee off hack you off get on your nerves discompose bum out frustrate disgruntle disquiet disconcert give a hard time excite hound ire mad afflict unsettle concern steam up fluster enflame dismay hurt drive to distraction heckle perplex drive round the bend flurry disgust rankle with get your back up give someone the pip pain gnaw unhinge fuss distemper frazzle make cross torture alarm put your back up drive round the twist make your blood boil discomfort sting unnerve ruffle someone's feathers discomfit arouse be on your back hector grate on dog burn distract get up someone's nose beleaguer embitter get your goat chivvy get in your hair confuse get under someone's skin egg on give someone grief make someone's hackles rise devil rouse T-off try work up ail rattle someone's cage exercise aggrieve pick on mortify empurple rag haze freak out weird out be at mither beset bully hagride derail mock fire up tantalize wound tantalise prod nudge get one's goat get someone's goat rattle one's cage put down get someone's dander up get under your skin get on your wick rib chaff dissatisfy chagrin eat away at embarrass get someone get on someone's wick put someone's nose out of joint umbrage oppress alarum faze undo criticize prick discombobulate get under skin depress criticise cheese off make fun of drive bananas ridicule get on somebody's nerves make anxious deride be on the back of guy work on cross scandalize gibe acerbate hack grieve pursue quiz chivy bewilder craze heavy harrow kid jar on incommode wear on henpeck scandalise browbeat be offensive confound turn off discountenance shock upbraid make you see red besiege dump on raise your hackles keep after agonize keep on at whip up laugh at get in one's hair ask for it importune get your dander up rub you up the wrong way breathe down someone's neck get on nerves have on pull somebody's leg cause offense bend someone's ear take the piss out of dishearten agonise make uneasy titillate slight abuse victimize sour humiliate injure inconvenience razz stress out discommode bite disoblige zing curdle worsen disrespect diss jar twit dis rally sound scold thwart revile brown off raise hell bore be a thorn in someone's flesh get someone's hackles up derange slap bum scorn wrong berate impose on examine rack curse reproach quicken stimulate sledge stick in one's craw scoff at scare jeer at heighten make your hackles rise preoccupy set one's teeth on edge try the patience of victimise break slam lead on anguish excruciate crab intrude upon be a pain in the neck pother tire be a thorn in someone's side poke fun at take the mickey out of carp at try your patience complicate eat at get your hackles up peck at strain cut to the quick go on at give a bad time intimidate heat up flirt with rag on get up your nose gnaw at make sport of give offence to spook swipe at put off be an affront to find fault with drive you up the wall shake up puzzle add fuel to the fire pick at put somebody's nose out of joint mess with add insult to injury get up somebody's nose get on the wrong side of drive nuts take the mickey spur haunt rattle someone's chain irritate greatly make you angry discontent disaffect steam get someone's wick fester chide misplease wing disappoint repel revolt cool cap question tweak make one see red cavil bristle wig dun drive insane rile up snit pet tiff huff stew panic excoriate stress get on the nerves of boil put somebody's back up blight assail play dirty push one's buttons rub one the wrong way tangle motivate absorb grab attract awake goose ignite interest get in the hair of lash cause resentment to cause annoyance to shake push button run up the wrong way harm stroke someone's hair the wrong way nag at blow up insist remind put your nose out of joint cause anxiety despair obsess foil be like a red rag to a bull mess burden make sore lose one's temper ruffle one's feathers jeer arouse hostility in cause disquiet to give the business cause to panic put impose upon put on the spot frighten startle macerate attack noodge despoil foray bullyrag sneer resent push someon's buttons occupy begrudge grudge drive you crazy confront dispraise slander eat up get on someone gibe at sneer at ferment possess throw off psych out shatter daze appal entice disdain scout flout jab twitter dig lout wind somebody up jerk around appall drive you to distraction make livid ventilate move psych hang up get even cramp style louse up tatter erode fray amaze intrude interfere astound get in the way stir drive you round the twist drive you round the bend sicken nauseate weary cause anxiety to throw affect do someone's head in make someone scratch their head lie heavy on occupy someone's thoughts prey on someone's mind interrupt drive you off your head boil over make indignant cause offense to cause offence to give a zinger give the cold shoulder impede hinder make nervous punish wring smite bone make flip work someone up push buttons turn on bug up scour wear down upset the apple cart snub drive you out of your mind make somebody's blood boil drive out of mind disparage throw off balance tempt intrigue beguile fascinate lure allure horrify slur be a nuisance to drive somebody up the wall make fed up scratch around yap at stump put into a flap put someone off their stroke furbelow cow bluster floor frill flummox fuddle cause someone to lose their composure disrupt throw into a tizz wear throw into tizzy domineer search high heaven be a pest to be on one's back be on one's case have had enough become bored make discontented exhaust someone's patience grate at lose patience exploit manipulate maltreat violate scrape away bite into gnaw away at rage wear away wear to shreds wear out baffle charm make one's hackles rise get on someone's case lead someone a merry dance play cat and mouse put through wringer rub salt in wound grip override tyrannize push turn one off mistreat belittle ill-treat be disagreeable give offence tread on someone's toes dominate tyrannise enslave hurt somebody's feelings hurt someone's feelings slap in the face twist the knife rub salt in the wound abase misuse keep hanging dishonor tyrannize over be autocratic make mouth water keep hanging on keep someone hanging on make someone's mouth water take advantage of dishonour do an injustice to ill-use martyrize martyr hurry yowl yammer wail moan grump kick squawk inveigh whimper carp bleat growl murmur yaup croak keen yawp whinge maunder beef grouse holler mutter grumble kvetch complain squeal caterwaul whine scream grouch repine bellyache grizzle bustle flutter mix up hustle step on the toes of egg urge harp on at find fault moan at moan on at take it out on get on someone's back grumble at keep complaining to go for jugular give no quarter lay a bad trip on intensify josh increase compound joke jive magnify make worse amplify augment satirize roast banter envenom fun impair add to chiack make matters worse fan the flames compound the problem slang shuck smoke hit on rot feed the fire add fuel to the flames push one's button fan the flames of spoof snap to make matters worse go from bad to worse rub salt in the wounds rub salt in a wound satirise jibe at send up make jokes about goof on be sarcastic about poke mullock at sling off at lead somebody on pull someone's leg put on poke borak at flout at make a monkey of mess around sadden weigh down tax cause suffering to discourage nonplus demoralize deject dispirit demoralise daunt crush crucify cast down traumatize abash press traumatise weigh heavily on terrorize cause trouble to dampen hang over addle make miserable bamboozle beat terrorise prey on dumbfound make uncomfortable chill devastate overwhelm desolate repulse mystify make wretched cause anguish to muddle dash debilitate put a damper on befuddle cause discomfort to make unhappy weigh on be a great weight on be a burden to weigh face beat down take aback put in a spot weigh heavily on someone's mind put to trouble cramp fear test pressurize sweat tear buffet flip damage indispose sap visit bring down flip out pressurise meddle stretch bemuse scar impose press down on hunt break one's heart stupefy lower cause concern to unman bleed drain enervate infest terrify get someone down be a burden on buffalo fox disorient maze lean on surprise weigh heavily on one's mind make things hot for someone make it hot for someone get down give trouble befog reluct dull mess with someone's head make it tough pose muddy disorientate stun make despondent make self-conscious niggle at hurt one's feelings make punchy go to one's head knock for six inflict anguish on intoxicate be repugnant to do in blow one's mind cause agony to inebriate ball up ache pinch squeeze compress fool around bedog belabour chevy heat kid around tear away at insist on give someone hell nit-pick strap buttonhole breath down someone's neck cut belabor bombard put on edge be in someone's way dragoon expel exile sear grind exhaust roust cut up be prey to overcharge arouse anxiety in entangle hamper barrack boo lie heavily on beleague aggress single out put to some trouble accost encroach obtrude do a number on make it tough for tear to pieces hurt the feelings of be on someone's back turn incapacitate take over interfere with shout down send into a spin be hurtful to mourn cause anguish cause suffering lambaste cause sorrow recur cause inconvenience to be the victim of grind at get the knife into stick the knife into shame prey on your mind put the squeeze on consternate key up lay up jump on one's case give one the business hiss astonish dizzy barge in on intrude on lie heavy on someone's mind weigh heavy on someone's mind come back to stay with be a weight on one's mind be ever present put pressure on be bothered fall upon fall on jar upon grate upon be disagreeable to push the buttons of rock the boat make a scene bring pressure to bear on make demands on make severe demands on put a strain on tire out start in on create difficulties for take control of deter wear upon be in someone's hair unstring put off his or her stride worst make someone laugh on the other side of their face make someone laugh out of the other side of their mouth set someone back on their heels take the wind out of someone's sails give the needle inflict trauma deeply upset set your teeth on edge rasp one's nerves prey on one's mind be a weight on someone's mind horn in on overawe break in thumb nose at dampen spirits bring one down throw a curve knock props out disadvantage catch somebody off balance catch somebody unawares sweat out make downhearted demean shout at knock the wind out of make blue drag down break the heart of put into a funk dish out dish it out give it to stick it to butt in on poison alienate harsh one's mellow dampen someone's hopes awe droop cause to lose heart repress prostrate deprecate inflict cause pain to lampoon hurt deeply butt in shout catcalls at make game of chasten discredit suppress subjugate subdue stifle make awkward make ashamed show up own make someone's stomach rise make someone's gorge rise wreck wreak befall cause someone difficulty discommodate put out of countenance let down throw into a tizzy put in a hole catch one short devitalize smother diminish weaken squelch be a problem to put someone to trouble catch disillusion be a burden be a nuisance give someone bother humble deaden defeat extinguish overpower curb overcome quell strike take jaundice empoison make resentful make bitter bear down on damp down overstretch overtax pressure tense avenge make someone go out of his way cast a pall over drag darken damp descend upon descend on force upon bring down on wilder fog flabbergast knock the stuffing out of harsh someone's mellow give someone the blues make someone fed up make desolate make your heart bleed pour cold water on cast a gloom upon bring tears to someone's eyes run down make gloomy bear down make someone's heart bleed make sad reduce to tears knock sideways bring tears to your eyes keep under dampen someone's spirits dash someone's hopes break someone's spirit throw cold water on break someone's heart live off blackmail plunder depredate consume kill raid load extort feed on fleece seize live on devour snow obfuscate acidulate estrange make rancorous bitter venom crunch overextend cause to be at a stand stagger set thinking mess with one's head make someone's head spin bring up short be all Greek to set someone thinking stymie fool overdo threaten gross out squick make ill hoodwink trick dupe hoax deceive delude cause to feel emotional strain cause to feel mental strain make tense tense up put in traction push to the limit put on trial abominate cause to feel nauseous make someone want to throw up turn one's stomach be distasteful to pall disenchant make shudder cause aversion make one sick surfeit cloy on offend morals of be repulsive to be repulsive fill with loathing turn your stomach disagree jest jape con quip wisecrack yuck yuk jolly gag gull cozen adventure risk venture peril jeopard jeopardize imperil compromise endanger hazard make unwell go against the grain be injurious to be sickening be disturbing be distasteful have an adverse effect on be injurious strike down be unsuitable cause illness to cause problems take in flimflam mislead yank somebody's chain scare hell out of utter threats to bad-eye portend jeopardise gamble with whip around impend push around menace put heat on loom issue threats to