- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||a return to life after death.
The resurrection of Lazarus four days after his death is recounted in the Gospel according to John.
||(cap.) the return to life of Jesus Christ after he died and was buried.
Belief in the Resurrection is a fundamental element of Christianity.
||(cap.) in Christianity, the rising again of all the deceased on Judgment Day.
||a return to use or prominence; revival.
Resurrection of the old advertising slogan appears to have increased sales.The former governor's resurrection as a candidate for president came as a surprise to many.