Examples of revival in a Sentence
a revival of biographical writing
a revival in Gothic architecture
Fashions from the 1970s are enjoying a revival.
The city is showing signs of revival.
There are three musical revivals on Broadway this season.
The opera company is staging a revival of Verdi's Don Carlos.
Recent Examples of revival from the Web
Even if the 1970s and ’80s marked the creative pinnacle for Lloyd Webber (and early collaborator, lyricist Tim Rice), the British composer/musical impresario has been enjoying a recent revival.
The team began a revival under Mr. Benson, who hired the seasoned football men Jim Mora as head coach and Jim Finks as general manager.
The question is whether one quarter a revival makes.
Director Scott Elliott — who staged revivals of Rabe's Hurlyburly and Sticks and Bones — keeps things ticking along but fails to build much cohesion into a text that has moments of intense dramatic impact but overall feels too diffuse.
It's been a few days since the Dead and Company, a revival of America's original jam band, the Grateful Dead, trucked into the Smoothie King Center for a fabulous four-hour trip down memory lane on Saturday (Feb. 24).
And Johnnie Walker has outpaced many competitors, growing 18 percent last year — boosted by a revival of cocktail culture.
And Johnnie Walker has outpaced many competitors, growing 18 percent last year -- boosted by a revival of cocktail culture.
Graham preached four crusades — as his mass revivals were known — across 45 years in Kentucky.
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First Known Use of revival
REVIVAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of revival for English Language Learners
: a period in which something becomes popular again after a long period of time
: the growth of something or an increase in the activity of something after a long period of no growth or activity
: the showing of a play, a movie, etc., to the public usually many years after it was last shown : a new production of an old show
REVIVAL Defined for Kids
Definition of revival for Students
- a revival of jazz music
- a revival of business
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