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Definition of "resurgent" []

  • Experiencing or tending to bring about renewal or revival. (adjective)
  • Sweeping or surging back again. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "resurgent" in a sentence
  • "His pause was almost wistful, and he looked at her and studied her with a caressing softness that ran through her in resurgent thrills."
  • "In other words, the military sees itself persuing both an occupation-as-nation-building and military action against recalcitrant elements supporting, aiding, abetting, or otherwise interfering with the pursuit of al Qaeda, namely the resurgent Taliban."
  • "KING: Romney labels the resurgent John McCain a Washington insider."
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