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revivalist

re·viv·al·ist

revivalist

 
pronunciation:
rih vaI v lihst
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one who promotes or conducts religious revivals.
definition 2: one who brings back, or advocates the adoption of, former practices, customs, or the like.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: suited to or aimed at the purpose of bringing back former beliefs, ideas, or practices.
They are on a revivalist mission to bring back older methods of farming.