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Definition rising again — as with new strength or popularity
  • The publicity from the school's resurgent football program has more students applying for admission.
  • Economists hope a resurgent economy will lift wages without increasing inflation.
  • resurgent nationalism
  • 'Yes?' said Umbridge with a sudden resurgence of excitement.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • I looked at him with a resurgence of faith in a public figure.
    John Howard Griffin  --  Black Like Me
  • Joan got up to the window, dizzy and sick with the resurging memory of Jim's return to Kells with that gold-belt.
    Zane Grey  --  The Border Legion
  • The previous year I had been awarded the Jawaharlal Nehru Human Rights Award in India, another bit of evidence of the resurgence of the struggle.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • Should paint for them pictures of Africa awakening from sleep, of Africa resurgent, of Africa dark and savage?
    Alan Paton  --  Cry, the Beloved Country
  • Then there was a resurgence—an immense struggle against my weight.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • Whereupon the resurging reality of the present, as if in irony of his wish, steeped him instantly in contending thought.
    Zane Grey  --  Riders of the Purple Sage
  • -will be speaking with conspiracy theorist Tyler Tingley, about this shocking resurgence-
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • RESURGENCE Ablast of ravening wind tore Eragon from his sleep.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Hope, that seemed unquenchable in him, resurged again.
    Zane Grey  --  The Lone Star Ranger
  • They talked about that, and other resurgent diseases from centuries past.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • You are too dangerous, and we do not want to see the dragons resurgent.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Inheritance
  • You'll notify us if you experience any sudden memory resurgence?
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • They were painful at first, but their constant resurgence at last altogether upset my balance.
    H.G. Wells  --  The Island of Dr. Moreau
  • It has always been my dream that the Institute and her sons would be at the vanguard of a moral revolution, a resurgence of the American dream itself.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • Down on the battlefield, even at the great distance, the combatants understood at once the resurgence of the powerful presence they had known as Cryshal-Tirith.
    R.A. Salvatore  --  The Crystal Shard
  • She could not make them understand that she wanted the Consul's home address—in a sudden resurgence of anxiety she rushed out and told the chauffeur to take her to the jail.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night

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