• Revival Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The act of reviving, or the state of being revived.
  2. (n.) Revivification, as of a metal. See Revivification, 2.
  3. (n.) Renewed attention to something, as to letters or literature.
  4. (n.) Renewed performance of, or interest in, something, as the drama and literature.
  5. (n.) Renewed prevalence of something, as a practice or a fashion.
  6. (n.) Restoration of force, validity, or effect; renewal; as, the revival of a debt barred by limitation; the revival of a revoked will, etc.
  7. (n.) Renewed pursuit, or cultivation, or flourishing state of something, as of commerce, arts, agriculture.
  8. (n.) Reanimation from a state of langour or depression; -- applied to the health, spirits, and the like.
  9. (n.) Renewed interest in religion, after indifference and decline; a period of religious awakening; special religious interest.

Resurgence, Revivification,

• Revivalist Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A clergyman or layman who promotes revivals of religion; an advocate for religious revivals; sometimes, specifically, a clergyman, without a particular charge, who goes about to promote revivals. Also used adjectively.

Evangelist, Gospeler,