galvanising galvanising

Definition(s):

  • (adj) affected by emotion as if by electricity; thrilling

Synonym(s)

News

  • America's Cup Coverage a Huge Multi-Platform Success for TVNZ

    TVNZ saw huge success with their America's Cup coverage galvanising a large part of the population through live TV, online streaming and post-race on demand tv views. (PRWeb October 03, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/tvnz/americas-cup/prweb11192261.htm
    on October 4, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Despite the clear differences of opinion at the meeting, Ban said it had been important in "galvanising the international community's will to support Myanmar" - a country normally held up as a world pariah.
    on May 25, 2008 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. "Michelle and I were commenting on the fact that when Dr King won his prize it had a galvanising effect around the world, but also lifted his stature in the United States in a way that allowed him to be more effective," Mr Obama said. "That's...
    on Dec 10, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. Edward Wilson, a Harvard biologist whose call for a portrait of life in a 2003 speech helped spur creation of the encyclopedia, said: "This thing is taking off like a big booster rocket. ...... It is already galvanising research."
    on Feb 25, 2008 By: Edward Wilson Source: Toronto Star

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