Please consider below meaning of dictionary
Galvanize: shock or excite (someone), typically into taking action
What is the right usage of this word? Please consider below sentences
A sudden sound in the doorway galvanized her.
He was galvanized to see a column of smoke.
Is this right usage? or do I need to use differently?
I have been observed that startle also perfectly suits here? Does it always acceptable to replace startle with galvanize?