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revivals, plural;
  1. An improvement in the condition or strength of something
    • - a revival in the fortunes of the party
    • - an economic revival
  2. An instance of something becoming popular, active, or important again
    • - cross-country skiing is enjoying a revival
  3. A new production of an old play or similar work

  4. A reawakening of religious fervor, esp. by means of a series of evangelistic meetings
    • - the revivals of the nineteenth century
    • - a wave of religious revival
  5. Such a meeting or series of meetings
    • - an usher for the revival had the job of helping the sick who went up to seek healing
  6. A restoration to bodily or mental vigor, to life or consciousness, or to sporting success
    • - the thunder and lightning affected his revival in the third round

  1. bringing again into activity and prominence; "the revival of trade"; "a revival of a neglected play by Moliere"; "the Gothic revival in architecture"
  2. an evangelistic meeting intended to reawaken interest in religion
  3. (revive) resuscitate: cause to regain consciousness; "The doctors revived the comatose man"
  4. (revive) animate: give new life or energy to; "A hot soup will revive me"; "This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment repaired my health"
  5. (revive) be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength; "Interest in ESP revived"
  6. (revive) restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state; "He revived this style of opera"; "He resurrected the tango in this remote part of Argentina"
  7. Aitaira (Аиҭаира, Revival) is a socio-political movement in Abkhazia. It is headed by current Vice-Premier Leonid Lakerbaia.
  8. The Japanese animation television series Death Note, is based on the manga series written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata. ...
  9. "Revival" is a song recorded by British pop music duo Eurythmics. It was written by group members Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart, along with keyboardist Pat Seymour and vocalist Charlie Wilson (of The Gap Band) who also sang backing vocals for the track. ...
  10. Revival is the first album by Gillian Welch, released in 1996.
  11. Revival is a 2007 studio album by American roots rock singer-songwriter/guitarist John Fogerty, and is his first new album in three years. The album is also the third album (the first two were compilation and live albums) since rejoining Fantasy Records. ...
  12. Revival is the second album by Canadian R&B artist Jully Black. The album was released on October 16, 2007. The album has been proven to be her most successful record as it was certified gold by the CRIA with sales of over 50,000 copies .
  13. Katchafire is a New Zealand roots reggae band from Hamilton, New Zealand.
  14. In physics, cryogenics is the study of the production of very low temperature (below −150 °C, −238 °F or 123 K) and the behavior of materials at those temperatures. A person who studies elements under extremely cold temperature is called a cryogenicist. ...
  15. Revival is the 21st studio release of the Christian rock band Petra and their third praise album. It was released in November 20, 2001.
  16. The act of reviving, or the state of being revived; Renewed attention to something, as to letters or literature; Renewed performance of, or interest in, something, as the drama and literature; Renewed interest in religion, after indifference and decline; a period of religious awakening; special ...
  17. (revive) To return to life; to recover life or strength; to live anew; to become reanimated or reinvigorated; To recover from a state of oblivion, obscurity, neglect, or depression; as, classical learning revived in the fifteenth century; To restore, or bring again to life; to reanimate; To ...
  18. (REVIVALS) Nostalgia for the dress and music of a bygone era. Thus, evening dress revivalists play composed music, loud striped waistcoat revivalists play Trad Jazz, and lounge suit revivalists play Modern Jazz. Who will revive Free Improvisation?
  19. (Revive) Bringing someone back to life after they have died through either Genetics, Robotics, or admin fuckery.
  20. (Revive) To resume an earlier shape and function when exposed to water.
  21. (Revived) The entity is currently back to active status after having been forfeited in the past. The entity took the legal steps necessary to reinstate its existence.
  22. A renewal of special interest in and attention to religious services and duties and the subject of personal salvation
  23. To dream you attend a religious revival, foretells family disturbances and unprofitable engagements. If you take a part in it, you will incur the displeasure of friends by your contrary ways. See Religion.
  24. The validation of a previously revoked will upon the revocation of the subsequent will as provided by statute in some states. ...
  25. Used to describe later revivals of historical styles. If the building was designed after the original style period, "Revival" is added to the style name. For instance, if the article says "1945 Colonial house," ARCHITECTURE, COLONIAL REVIVAL is used.