energizer energizer  /ˈɛ nər ˌdʒaɪ zər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who imparts energy and vitality and spirit to other people
  2. (n) a device that supplies electrical energy

Usage(s):

  1. He is a creative energizer of people, a man unafraid to make unpopular decisions, a natural teacher and leader.
  2. The worse the economy looks, the stronger the case for Clinton's $16 billion energizer.

News

  1. Bay Area baseball blog: A's, Yankees lineups: Crisp, Cespedes out

    A's manager Bob Melvin is fond of calling Coco Crisp the team's "energizer" atop the lineup and Yoenis Cespedes a confidence-breeding influence in the middle. The lineup is missing both tonight against the Yankees.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

  2. On the road again, next stop: ARCA Michigan

    My lady friend and greatest supporter outside my family often calls me the "Energizer Bunny", and not because I use their batteries in my camera gear (which I do). She also calls me a madman because of the pace I work and the schedule I keep. Last week a teaching colleague called me "The Machine", which was a new one, but I like it. As an old TV commercial pitch man ... Keep reading
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

Quotes

  1. "He's the Energizer bunny," Okafor said. "He just keeps on going."
    on Aug 13, 2008 By: Emeka Okafor Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I'm sick and tired of getting hit hard out there," Hamilton said. "I'll tell you that. But it's a part of the game. I know that's what people are trying to do. Like the Energizer Bunny, I'm going to take a licking and keep on ticking. It's...
    on Apr 23, 2007 By: Richard Hamilton Source: News4Jax.com

  3. "I was running back and Andruw was yelling, 'Get back! Get back!' I don't know why he was yelling," Harris said. "I saw the ball. It just kept going and going like the Energizer Bunny. I felt I had a beat on it the whole time, but it kept...
    on Aug 9, 2007 By: Willie Harris Source: USA Today

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