Revitalizing Revivalism

Revival

Meanings and phrases

revival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bringing again into activity and prominence; resurgence; revitalization; revitalisation; revivification
  2. an evangelistic meeting intended to reawaken interest in religion; revival meeting

revival meeting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an evangelistic meeting intended to reawaken interest in religion; revival

revival style

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hargis addressed audiences with his revival style.
  • It was built in 1823 in the Greek revival style.
  • The cathedral was built in a French Gothic revival style.

revival of interest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This led to a revival of interest in Henry's compositions.
  • The 1960s and 1970s saw an international revival of interest in Vertov.
  • Their approval is believed to have sparked a revival of interest in these forms.

folk revival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fans, folk revival enthusiasts, and the curious will enjoy this one."
  • A prominent example of the former is the British folk revival of approximately 1890–1920.
  • This process and period is called the (second) folk revival and reached a zenith in the 1960s.

revival movement

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The publication of this book is often considered to be the point at which the revival movement started.
  • In the late 1990s, their contributions to the swing revival movement propelled them to national stardom.
  • Galicia has a Celtic language revival movement to revive the Q-Celtic "Gallaic language" used into Roman times.

music revival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The original anthology jump-started the folk music revival of the 1950s.
  • It some respects its development and role is similar to the second folk music revival.
  • These records made Almeda Riddle widely known to devotees of the American folk music revival.

religious revival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Senussi movement was a religious revival adapted to desert life.
  • It has been described as "the greatest religious revival Brisbane has seen".
  • The chapel was the starting point site of R. B. Jones's campaign in the village during the religious revival in 1904-05.
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