Meaning of “resurgence” in the English Dictionary

"resurgence" in American English

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resurgencenoun [ C/U ]

us /rɪˈsɜr·dʒəns/

an increase of activity or interest in a particular subject or idea which had been forgotten for some time:

[ C usually sing ] There’s been a resurgence of criticism of the president.

(Definition of “resurgence” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"resurgence" in Business English

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resurgencenoun [ S or U ]

uk /rɪˈsɜːdʒəns/ us

a process in which something starts to grow, develop, or become successful again:

There has been a resurgence of interest in telecom stocks.
a resurgence in sth If the hoped-for spending slowdown does not happen, it will lead to a resurgence in inflation.
enjoy/experience/see a resurgence The 1990s saw a resurgence of mergers and acquisitions.
adjective [ usually before noun ] formal

a resurgent economy
resurgent inflation/popularity

(Definition of “resurgence” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)