What does revival mean?

Definitions for revival
rɪˈvaɪ vəlre·vival

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. revival, resurgence, revitalization, revitalisation, revivificationnoun

    bringing again into activity and prominence

    "the revival of trade"; "a revival of a neglected play by Moliere"; "the Gothic revival in architecture"

  2. revival, revival meetingnoun

    an evangelistic meeting intended to reawaken interest in religion

Wiktionary

  1. revivalnoun

    The act of reviving, or the state of being revived.

  2. revivalnoun

    Renewed attention to something, as to letters or literature.

  3. revivalnoun

    Renewed performance of, or interest in, something, as the drama and literature.

  4. revivalnoun

    Renewed interest in religion, after indifference and decline; a period of religious awakening; special religious interest.

  5. revivalnoun

    Reanimation from a state of langour or depression; -- applied to the health, spirits, and the like.

  6. revivalnoun

    Renewed pursuit, or cultivation, or flourishing state of something, as of commerce, arts, agriculture.

  7. revivalnoun

    Renewed prevalence of something, as a practice or a fashion.

    the revival of hot pants

  8. revivalnoun

    Restoration of force, validity, or effect; renewal; as, the revival of a debt barred by limitation; the revival of a revoked will, etc.

  9. revivalnoun

    Revivification, as of a metal.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Revivalnoun

    Recall from a state of languour, oblivion, or obscurity.

    Etymology: from revive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Revivalnoun

    the act of reviving, or the state of being revived

  2. Revivalnoun

    renewed attention to something, as to letters or literature

  3. Revivalnoun

    renewed performance of, or interest in, something, as the drama and literature

  4. Revivalnoun

    renewed interest in religion, after indifference and decline; a period of religious awakening; special religious interest

  5. Revivalnoun

    reanimation from a state of langour or depression; -- applied to the health, spirits, and the like

  6. Revivalnoun

    renewed pursuit, or cultivation, or flourishing state of something, as of commerce, arts, agriculture

  7. Revivalnoun

    renewed prevalence of something, as a practice or a fashion

  8. Revivalnoun

    restoration of force, validity, or effect; renewal; as, the revival of a debt barred by limitation; the revival of a revoked will, etc

  9. Revivalnoun

    revivification, as of a metal. See Revivification, 2

  10. Etymology: [From Revive.]

Freebase

  1. Revival

    A revival is a restaging of a stage production after its original run has closed. New material may be added. A filmed version is said to be an adaptation and requires writing of a screenplay.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. revival

    Religion with a vaudeville attachment.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'revival' in Nouns Frequency: #2624

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of revival in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of revival in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of revival in a Sentence

  1. Mahshad Amiri:

    We are engaged with the reformist movement not only for its political orientation but also because of its religious revival and renaissance ... We’re looking for more freedom, culture, art, human rights and for better rights for our women.

  2. Ajay Sahai:

    We see no signs of revival in exports in the near future, we will be lucky if exports could even touch $265 billion to $270 billion for the whole year.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    News channels both mainstream and social media are battling for its survival as its credibility has already gone below ground to minus level. but instead of doing something for citizens trust revival on its reports, media continues to dig deeper hole for itself through dubious stories shovel and has become completely nude & shameless by throwing all its towel.

  4. Cristian Ionescu:

    I pray that the world understands that the only way to peace, durable and complete, is a spiritual revival.

  5. Modern African Art Giles Peppiatt:

    The market for modern and contemporary African art is extremely strong, there has been a huge revival of interest in Nigerian art and modern African art across the board.

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