hydrate hydrate  /ˈhaɪd ˌreɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any compound that contains water of crystallization
  2. (v) supply water or liquid to in order to maintain a healthy balance
  3. (v) become hydrated and combine with water
  4. (v) cause to be hydrated; add water or moisture to

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. One of the most common pieces of advice for air travelers is, hydrate.
  2. Chloral hydrate is a non-habit-forming, much-used hypnotic.
  3. Cola sales have sunk as people move to functional drinks that promise to hydrate you, focus you, give you a boost and perhaps calm you down.

News

  1. Kathlynn Shepard 'gone too soon,' mourners say

    KATHLYNN SHEPARD: As she looks down on us now, she has seen everybody who has helped, both in the search, both in the recovery, and to everybody who helped feed and hydrate the searchers, Michael Shepard said. I know she's smiling on you guys, and I want you guys to take that to your heart. Video: Dad: 'Think of Kathlynn and do one kind thing a day' 44 photos as town honors Kathlynn Video: In ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

  2. ‘Burst Your Thirst’ with Live Healthy Iowa challenge

    AMES — Water is a vital component of our bodies, necessary to flush out toxins, carry nutrients and maintain soft, clear skin. Live Healthy Iowa’s 4th annual “Burst Your Thirst” Challenge motivates Iowans to team up with friends, family or co-workers to hydrate for a healthy body and an active summer.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Newton Daily News

  3. Kathlynn's father: 'We can make this world a better place'

    KATHLYNN SHEPARD: As she looks down on us now, she has seen everybody who has helped, both in the search, both in the recovery, and to everybody who helped feed and hydrate the searchers, Michael Shepard said. I know she's smiling on you guys, and I want you guys to take that to your heart. Video: Dad: 'Think of Kathlynn and do one kind thing a day' 44 photos as town honors Kathlynn Video: In ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

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Quotes

  1. In Washington, where the thermometer climbed to 100 degrees by mid-afternoon, President Barack Obama warned reporters about to leave the Oval Office: "Stay cool out there. Hydrate."
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I really locked up after that," Taylor said. "I'll just try to hydrate a little bit more, eat a little bit better. I thought I did everything by the book. It was just something that happened."
    on Jan 8, 2008 By: Fred Taylor Source: SI.com

  3. "He's been taken to all the testing and it comes back that he just needs to hydrate," Lewis said. "We're constantly with him to do that. It's part of him. It comes from talking too much. It does. He hyperventilates himself, and then he dries...
    on Dec 21, 2006 By: Marvin Lewis Source: Cincinnati Post

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