advent Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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adventnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈæd.vent/ /-vənt/
the ​fact of an ​eventhappening, an invention being made, or a ​personarriving: Life was ​transformed by the advent of the ​steamengine.

Adventnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈæd.vent/ /-vənt/
the ​period of four ​weeks before ​Christmas
(Definition of advent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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adventnoun [U]

 us   /ˈæd·vent/
the ​beginning of an ​event, the ​invention of something, or the ​arrival of a ​person: Transportation was ​transformed by the advent of the ​internalcombustionengine. For Christians, Advent is the ​period of four ​weeks before ​Christmas.
(Definition of advent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “advent”
in Spanish advenimiento, llegada…
in Vietnamese sự đến…
in Malaysian penciptaan…
in Thai การมาถึง…
in French avènement…
in German das Kommen…
in Chinese (Simplified) (事件、发明或人物的)出现,来临,到来…
in Indonesian kedatangan…
in Chinese (Traditional) (事件、發明或人物的)出現,來臨,到來…
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