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re·new·al

 (rĭ-no͞o′əl, -nyo͞o′-)
n.
1. The act of renewing or the state of having been renewed.
2. Something, such as a subscription, that is renewed.

renewal

(rɪˈnjuːəl)
n
1. (Law) the act of renewing or state of being renewed
2. (Library Science & Bibliography) the act of renewing or state of being renewed
3. (Law) something that is renewed
4. (Library Science & Bibliography) something that is renewed

re•new•al

(rɪˈnu əl, -ˈnyu-)

n.
1. the act of renewing.
2. the state of being renewed.
3. something renewed.
[1675–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.renewal - the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivationrenewal - the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation
restoration - the act of restoring something or someone to a satisfactory state
re-afforestation, reforestation - the restoration (replanting) of a forest that had been reduced by fire or cutting
urban renewal - the clearing and rebuilding and redevelopment of urban slums
2.renewal - the act of renewing
repeating, repetition - the act of doing or performing again
self-renewal - the act of renewing yourself (or itself)
3.renewal - filling again by supplying what has been used uprenewal - filling again by supplying what has been used up
filling - flow into something (as a container)

renewal

renewal

noun
1. The act of making new or as if new again:
2. A continuing after interruption:
Translations
تَجْديد
obnova
forlængelsefornyelse
megújítás
endurnÿjun
uzatmayenileme

renewal

[rɪˈnjuːəl] N
1. (= reinvigoration) → renacimiento m
there was a renewal of faith in the old valueshubo un renacimiento de la fe en viejos valores
a spiritual renewalun renacimiento espiritualuna renovación espiritual
2. (= renovation) → renovación f
a housing renewal programmeun programa de renovación de viviendas
urban renewalrenovación f urbanística
3. (= restarting) [of negotiations, relations] → reanudación f; [of attack, hostilities] → recrudecimiento m
4. (= revalidation) [of contract, passport, subscription, library book] → renovación f; [of lease, loan] → prórroga f, renovación f
his contract is up for renewalle toca que le renueven el contrato

renewal

[rɪˈnjuːəl] n
[licence, lease, visa, contract] → renouvellement m
The office dealt with visa renewals → Le bureau s'occupait des renouvellements de visas.
to come up for renewal → arriver à échéance
[negotiations, fighting] → reprise f
the renewal of fighting → la reprise des combats

renewal

nErneuerung f; (of contract, passport etc also)Verlängerung f; (of negotiations, discussions, diplomatic relations, attack, attempts)Wiederaufnahme f; (of interest)Wiedererwachen nt; (of one’s strength)Wiederherstellung f; (of supplies)Auffrischung f; spiritual renewalgeistige Erneuerung

renewal

[rɪˈnjuːəl] n (see vb) → rinnovo; (XXX) → ripresa

renew

(rəˈnjuː) verb
1. to begin, do, produce etc again. He renewed his efforts; We must renew our attack on drug abuse.
2. to cause (eg a licence) to continue for another or longer period of time. My television licence has to be renewed in October.
3. to make new or fresh or as if new again. The panels on the doors have all been renewed.
reˈnewable adjective
reˈnewal noun
References in classic literature ?
My fellow citizens, today we celebrate the mystery of American renewal.
It may, of course, have been that with the renewal of the bird voices a fresh courage, a fresh belief in the good issue of the struggle came too.
So he played a more coaxing game; and while never going beyond words, or attempting the renewal of caresses, he did his utmost orally.
No results; nothing but a renewal of civility, and a sudden shifting to the subject of the Entertainment.
Yes, it is the same oak," thought Prince Andrew, and all at once he was seized by an unreasoning springtime feeling of joy and renewal.
At present the planet Mars is in conjunction, but with every return to opposition I, for one, anticipate a renewal of their adventure.
I have heard it rumored that it is a special mission entirely concerned with the renewal of the treaty between England and Japan.
While I stood in the passage I had my eyes on her brother's door, which was but ten steps off and which, indescribably, produced in me a renewal of the strange impulse that I lately spoke of as my temptation.
It must not be: and yet the danger of a renewal of the acquaintance!
signifying renewal as well as change for I have sworn before you and Almighty God the same solemn oath our forbears prescribed nearly a century and three-quarters ago.
And what is there to wonder at in that, since I had succeeded in so corrupting myself, since I was so out of touch with "real life," as to have actually thought of reproaching her, and putting her to shame for having come to me to hear "fine sentiments"; and did not even guess that she had come not to hear fine sentiments, but to love me, because to a woman all reformation, all salvation from any sort of ruin, and all moral renewal is included in love and can only show itself in that form.
There were not fewer smiles at the Parsonage than at the Park on this change in Edmund; Miss Crawford looked very lovely in hers, and entered with such an instantaneous renewal of cheerfulness into the whole affair as could have but one effect on him.