What does revival mean?

Definitions for revival
rɪˈvaɪ vəlre·vival

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word revival.

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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Revivalnoun

    the act of reviving, or the state of being revived

    Etymology: [From Revive.]

  2. Revivalnoun

    renewed attention to something, as to letters or literature

    Etymology: [From Revive.]

  3. Revivalnoun

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

    Etymology: [From Revive.]

  4. Revivalnoun

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

    Etymology: [From Revive.]

  5. Revivalnoun

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

    Etymology: [From Revive.]

  6. Revivalnoun

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

    Etymology: [From Revive.]

  7. Revivalnoun

    renewed prevalence of something, as a practice or a fashion

    Etymology: [From Revive.]

  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

    Etymology: [From Revive.]

  9. Revivalnoun

    revivification, as of a metal. See Revivification, 2

    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. Kevin Gillespie:

    Gunshow is brash and masculine and over the top. And it doesn't care whether you like it in many ways. And it's kind of obnoxious, and it's very much me, revival is much more gracious. It's your grandmother's home, and she's going to do anything she can to make you happy and get you fed.

  2. 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.

  3. Bobby Jindal:

    These are a group of Christian men and women very interested in spiritual revival, very interested in prayer.

  4. Vimlendu Jha:

    After the lockdown, we'll see new stimulus packages and revival plans for the economy, and my biggest fear is that the environment will be the first casualty.

  5. Mark Galeotti:

    If Poroshenko starts to make a serious revival, then this may change, but I think they are well aware of the risks of a backlash to electoral meddling, they have little reason to upset the apple cart right now.

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