the Restoration

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Restoration

:the period in 17th-century English history when Charles II was king after a long period of no king or queen on the throne often used as Restoration before another noun
  • Restoration drama

Word by Word Definitions

restoration play
  1. : an act of restoring or the condition of being restored: such as

  2. : a bringing back to a former position or condition : reinstatement

  3. : restitution


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