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resurgent

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adjective re·sur·gent \-jənt\

Simple Definition of resurgent

  • : becoming popular, active, or successful again after a period of being less popular, active, or successful

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of resurgent

  1. :  undergoing or tending to produce resurgence

Origin and Etymology of resurgent

Latin resurgent-, resurgens, present participle of resurgere


First Known Use: 1805



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