Word of the Day : December 3, 2021
What it Means
Galvanize means “to cause (people) to take action on something that they are excited or concerned about.”
// The council’s proposal to close the library has galvanized the town’s residents.
“I think circumstances we’ve been through helped get us to this point. Whether it is the natural disaster, the pandemic or some of the tough losses … all of it helped galvanize this team.” — Dwain Jenkins, quoted in The Advocate (Louisiana), 19 Oct. 2021