be reborn

idiom

Definition of be reborn 

: to be born again : to become alive again after death The phoenix is a mythical bird that is reborn from its own ashes. often used figuratively to describe something that becomes active or popular again After years of renovations and improvements, the city has been reborn as a tourist destination.

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