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Synonyms for regeneration
rɪˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃən

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. regenerationnoun

    A change is a passing from one state or form to another, any act or process by which a thing becomes unlike what it was before, or the unlikeness so produced; we say a change was taking place, or the change that had taken place was manifest. Mutation is a more formal word for change, often suggesting repeated or continual change; as, the mutations of fortune. Novelty is a change to what is new, or the newness of that to which a change is made; as, he was perpetually desirous of novelty. Revolution is specifically and most commonly a change of government. Variation is a partial change in form, qualities, etc., but especially in position or action; as, the variation of the magnetic needle or of the pulse. Variety is a succession of changes or an intermixture of different things, and is always thought of as agreeable. Vicissitude is sharp, sudden, or violent change, always thought of as surprising and often as disturbing or distressing; as, the vicissitudes of politics. Transition is change by passing from one place or state to another, especially in a natural, regular, or orderly way; as, the transition from spring to summer, or from youth to manhood. An innovation is a change that breaks in upon an established order or custom; as, an innovation in religion or politics. For the distinctions between the other words compare the synonyms for CHANGE, v. In the religious sense regeneration is the vital renewing of the soul by the power of the divine Spirit; conversion is the conscious and manifest change from evil to good, or from a lower to a higher spiritual state; as, in Luke xxii, 32, "when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren." In popular use conversion is the most common word to express the idea of regeneration.

    Synonyms:
    alteration, change, change, conversion, diversity, innovation, mutation, novelty, renewal, renewing, revolution, transformation, transition, transmutation, variation, variety, vicissitude

    Antonyms:
    constancy, continuance, firmness, fixedness, fixity, identity, invariability, permanence, persistence, steadiness, unchangeableness, uniformity

    Preposition:
    We have made a change for the better; the change from winter to spring; the change of a liquid to or into a gas; a change in quality; a change by absorption or oxidation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. regenerationnoun

    (biology) growth anew of lost tissue or destroyed parts or organs

    Synonyms:
    re-formation, positive feedback

  2. positive feedback, regenerationnoun

    feedback in phase with (augmenting) the input

    Synonyms:
    re-formation, positive feedback

  3. regenerationnoun

    the activity of spiritual or physical renewal

    Synonyms:
    re-formation, positive feedback

  4. re-formation, regenerationnoun

    forming again (especially with improvements or removal of defects); renewing and reconstituting

    Synonyms:
    re-formation, positive feedback

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. regeneration

    Synonyms:
    Neogenesis (in part)

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How to use regeneration in a sentence?

  1. Robin Chazdon:

    Avoiding deforestation and supporting forest regeneration are complementary and mutually reinforcing activities.

  2. Thomas Adams:

    Repentance is a change of the mind, and regeneration is a change of the man.

  3. Dee W. Hock:

    We are at that very point in time when a 400-year-old age is dying and another is struggling to be born - a shifting of culture, science, society and institutions enormously greater than the world has ever experienced. Ahead, the possibility of regeneration of individuality, liberty, community and ethics such as the world has never known, and a harmony with nature, with one another and with the divine intelligence such as the world has always dreamed.

  4. Mike Draper:

    2005 was really the beginning of people moving downtown in a big way, i think it's part of the zeitgeist nationally. It's cool to see what's happened in Des Moines, but there's also downtown regeneration in Hartford, Philly -- pretty much every city.

  5. John Tonelli:

    We are thrilled to be onboard for this incredible weekend of music and social engagement, we believe in Woodstock as an important American cultural icon and look forward to its regeneration.

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