resurge

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/rɪˈsɜːdʒ/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(ri sûrj)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
re•surge  (ri sûrj),USA pronunciation v.i.,  -surged, -surg•ing. 
  1. to rise again, as from desuetude or from virtual extinction.
  • Latin resurgere to rise again, appear again, equivalent. to re- re- + surgere to lift up, raise, variant of surrigere (sur- sur-2 + -rigere, combining form of regere to direct, rule)
  • 1565–75

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
resurge /rɪˈsɜːdʒ/ vb
  1. (intransitive) rare to rise again from or as if from the dead
Etymology: 16th Century: from Latin resurgere to rise again, reappear, from re- + surgere to lift, arise, surge
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