definition: to subject to an electric current, or, to excite as if by an electric shock
The news--so sudden, so expected--galvanized her in a way nothing else could have; it was time to act.
My husband keeps asking me to write a book...he's convinced it'll be a top seller and make us millions (isn't he sweet?). Today, I almost feel as if I could--with the stories of Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Hunger Games swirling around my head and the excitement of heading home to see my family. Who knows?