HyperDic: revival

English > 2 senses of the word revival:
NOUNactrevival, resurgence, revitalization, revitalisation, revivificationbringing again into activity and prominence
grouprevival, revival meetingan evangelistic meeting intended to reawaken interest in religion
revival > pronunciation
Soundsrihvay'vahl; riyvay'vahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > revival: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningBringing again into activity and prominence.
Examples
  • "the revival of trade"
  • "a revival of a neglected play by Moliere"
  • "the Gothic revival in architecture"
Synonymsresurgence, revitalization, revitalisation, revivification
Narrowerrebirth, Renaissance, RenascenceThe revival of learning and culture
regenerationThe activity of spiritual or physical renewal
resurrectionA revival from inactivity and disuse
resuscitationThe act of reviving a person and returning them to consciousness
Broaderimprovement, betterment, advanceA change for the better
Spanishresurgencia, resurgimiento, revitalización, vigorización
Catalanressorgiment, ressurgència, revitalització
Verbsrevivebe brought back to life, consciousness, or strength
reviverestore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state
English > revival: 2 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningAn evangelistic meeting intended to reawaken interest in religion.
Synonymrevival meeting
Broaderrally, mass meetingA large gathering of people intended to arouse enthusiasm

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