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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who has returned from the dead; A person who returns after a lengthy absence adj. - Of or relating to or typical of one that returns after death or a long absence adj. - Coming back.

Usage examples (36)
  • revenant shrieks and groans
  • Loved the use of the word revenant, haven't seen it used so perfectly before.
  • But spacers, being spacers, would prefer for their saviour to be a revenant from the past rather than a modern-day phenomenon.
  • For a revenant, this one was remarkably good-natured. for more
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