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re·viv·al·ist

 (rĭ-vī′və-lĭst)
n.
1. One who promotes or leads religious revivals.
2. One who revives practices or ideas of an earlier time.

re·viv′al·ist adj.
re·viv′al·is′tic adj.
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revivalist

(rɪˈvaɪvəlɪst)
n
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a person who holds, promotes, or presides over religious revivals
2. a person who revives customs, institutions, ideas, etc
adj
(Ecclesiastical Terms) of, relating to, or characterizing revivalism or religious revivals: a revivalist meeting.
reˌvivaˈlistic adj
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re•viv•al•ist

(rɪˈvaɪ və lɪst)

n.
1. a person, esp. a member of the clergy, who holds religious revivals.
2. a person who revives former customs, methods, etc.
[1810–20]
re•viv`al•is′tic, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.revivalist - a preacher of the Christian gospelrevivalist - a preacher of the Christian gospel  
preacher, preacher man, sermoniser, sermonizer - someone whose occupation is preaching the gospel
televangelist - an evangelist who conducts services on television
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Translations

revivalist

[rɪˈvaɪvəlɪst]
A. Nevangelista mf; (= preacher) → predicador(a) m/f evangelista
B. CPD revivalist meeting Nreunión f evangelista
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revivalist

adjerneuernd; meeting, spirit, preacherder Erweckungsbewegung; revivalist movementErweckungsbewegung f; a revivalist rock groupeine Revival-Rockband
nAnhänger(in) m(f)der Erweckungsbewegung
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revivalist

[rɪˈvaɪvəlɪst] n (Rel) → revivalista m/f
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References in classic literature ?
A REVIVALIST who had fallen dead in the pulpit from too violent religious exercise was astonished to wake up in Hades.
But of a heritage that may expand gradually, he had no conception: he hoped to come to Culture suddenly, much as the Revivalist hopes to come to Jesus.
You will soon be going about like the converted, and the revivalist, warning people against all the sins of which you have grown tired.
Rest in Paradise great revivalist.RIP Baba Esther Wahome, as you preferred to be called.RIP EV.
The book describes revivalist practices related to sacred groves and rivers for conversion and baptism, contemplation of nature, and vitalist practices of healing, such as mineral springs, hydrotherapy, and other water cures.
IANS | New Delhi Amid the 'khat-khat' of the traditional handloom at the Turkish envoy's residence here, a family of Banarasi weavers crafted a pink-golden saree even as their patron and textile revivalist, Smriti Morarka, underlined the need to bring handloom weaving back through experiencing it.
Only one woman, Lorde, was nominated for the most prestigious Grammy of Album of the Year, but ultimately lost to funk revivalist Bruno Mars (AFP / Manila Bulletin)
'But since Janiuay was built after the Baroque era, the safest choices are to call the style 'eclectic' but then that might sound negative; better 'Revivalist,'' he said.
Labour's revivalist conference, with huge numbers of young men and women attending for the first time, was upbeat and largely united in Brighton.
The book is endorsed by highly respected Revivalist leaders, Pentecostal Pastors and lay leaders, as destined to become "a textbook that will shape the course of world history." Other Theologians and Denominational pastors will find Jansen's writing insightful as a valuable resource for preparing a new generation committed to join in the release of the "fresh new sound of heaven" and the lighting revival fires around the world.
For instance, on the one hand, is the revivalist view which explains the causes in relation to colonialism and suggests that we need to revive the African cultural heritage like the non-individualistic life of "one for all, all for one" as entrenched in communalism.
The Arts and Crafts Movement: Making it Irish gathers and contextualizes objects that evidence Celtic Revivalist and pre-modernist visual motifs created in a period of political and social upheaval preceding and following independence in 1921.