Rebirth - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriːˈbɜːrθ|  American pronunciation of the word rebirth
Brit.  |riːˈbəːθ|  British pronunciation of the word rebirth

noun

- after death the soul begins a new cycle of existence in another human body (syn: metempsychosis)
- a second or new birth (syn: reincarnation, renascence)
- the revival of learning and culture (syn: renaissance, renascence)
- a spiritual enlightenment causing a person to lead a new life (syn: conversion)

Examples

a rebirth of nationalism in the region

the cycle of birth, death and rebirth

the natural cycle of birth, death, and rebirth in plants

...a renewed interest in long-playing records led to the rebirth of the turntable among audiophiles...

She uses flowers in her art as symbols of rebirth and renewal.

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