noun re·sur·gence \ri-ˈsər-jən(t)s\

: a growth or increase that occurs after a period without growth or increase

Full Definition of RESURGENCE

:  a rising again into life, activity, or prominence <a resurgence of interest>

Examples of RESURGENCE

  1. There has been some resurgence in economic activity recently.
  2. <the downtown has experienced a resurgence since the commercial revitalization project was completed>

First Known Use of RESURGENCE

circa 1834


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