rejuvenation

noun re·ju·ve·na·tion \ ri-ˌjü-və-ˈnā-shən , ˌrē- \
Updated on: 9 Nov 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

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First Known Use of rejuvenation

1746



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