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How to use recrudescence in a sentence

She accepted with a slight recrudescence of primness; but her eyes did not leave him now.
TRISTRAM OF BLENTANTHONY HOPE
Fancy might have regarded the act as the recrudescence of a trick in which her armed progenitors were not unpractised.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY
The recrudescence of anthropomorphic sentiment also seems to have passed its most acute stage before the close of the eighties.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
The year 1916 saw a recrudescence of both free-speech and strike activities.
THE I.W.W.PAUL FREDERICK BRISSENDEN
Its recrudescence was chiefly due to the activity of the Communards.
CONTEMPORARY SOCIALISMJOHN RAE
Freud himself says that war is a recrudescence (and a mastery over us) of a more primitive life than our own.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF NATIONSG.E. PARTRIDGE
Some see in war a recrudescence of the instinct of combat, and indeed think of war as mainly such a return to primitive instinct.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF NATIONSG.E. PARTRIDGE
Eight of the patients subsequently came under notice with recrudescence of fibroids.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
He was in no humor to be amused by the older man's talk, and a recrudescence of personal misery rose about him like an icy tide.
THE TOUCHSTONEEDITH WHARTON
They must have experienced a recrudescence of panic at thought of the dynamite they believed hidden.
THE JACKET (THE STAR-ROVER)JACK LONDON
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WORDS RELATED TO RECRUDESCENCE

  • awakening
  • cheering
  • consolation
  • invigoration
  • quickening
  • reanimation
  • recovery
  • recrudescence
  • regeneration
  • rejuvenation
  • renaissance
  • renascence
  • renewal
  • restoration
  • resurgence
  • resurrection
  • resuscitation
  • revitalization
  • revivification
  • risorgimento
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