rejuvenation

play
noun re·ju·ve·na·tion \ ri-ˌjü-və-ˈnā-shən , ˌrē- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of rejuvenation

plural rejuvenations
:the action of rejuvenating or the state of being rejuvenated :restoration of youthful vigor
  • I remind myself that it is hope for rejuvenation of body and spirit after the rigors of the holidays that has brought me to the brink…
  • —Jeff Phillips
  • Europeans insist that their nations are not "immigration" countries, as is the United States, which by … tradition views immigrants as a source of cultural richness and economic rejuvenation.
  • —Judith Miller
  • rejuvenation of streams
  • … formed his ideas and planned his schemes for the rejuvenation of the drama …
  • —Arnold Bennett
  • … poured half a billion dollars into Italy's post-war rejuvenation
  • —Arthur Vandenberg

First Known Use of rejuvenation

1746



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up rejuvenation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!