epiphany Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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epiphanynoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ɪˈpɪf.ən.i/ literary
a ​moment when you ​suddenlyfeel that you ​understand, or ​suddenlybecomeconscious of, something that is very ​important to you a ​powerfulreligiousexperience

Epiphanynoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ɪˈpɪf.ən.i/
a ​Christianholyday in ​January (​traditionally 6 ​January in ​WesternChristianity) that ​celebrates the revelation of the ​babyJesus to the ​world
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