Examples of resurrect in a Sentence
The story is about a scientist who claimed that he could resurrect the dead.
He is trying to resurrect his acting career.
an old government program that is being resurrected
Recent Examples of resurrect from the Web
After two years out of football, Manziel is trying to resurrect his career and at least partially blaming the Browns for his failure the first time around.
Former Baylor Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Robert Griffin III is seeing to resurrect his dormant NFL career.
But last night, many of the same critiques were, um, resurrected.
Flipping through its 480 pages resurrects a lost world.
On Wednesday Page Six, which first reported on the couple's unconfirmed marital woes, also resurrected a cringeworthy quote Vanessa gave during a 2006 interview with the International Herald Tribune.
Chicago’s Block Club, a forthcoming publication run by ex-DNAinfo staffers, convinced 3,143 backers to pledge $183,720 before it had even published a single story, and a coalition of public radio stations will resurrect some of the Gothamist sites.
President Akio Toyoda is resurrecting Toyota’s most iconic sports car after a 16-year break to get customers excited about gripping a steering wheel at a time when the industry races toward self-driving cars.
Kate McKinnon resurrected her impersonation of the U.S. Attorney General and former Alabama Senator for this weekend's Saturday Night Live.
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Origin and Etymology of resurrect
First Known Use: 1773See Words from the same year
RESURRECT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of resurrect for English Language Learners
: to bring (a dead person) back to life
: to cause (something that had ended or been forgotten or lost) to exist again, to be used again, etc.
RESURRECT Defined for Kids
Definition of resurrect for Students
- The band resurrected an old song.
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