- a renewing or being renewed
- an instance of renewing, or something renewed
Richard and Barbara recreated their ceremony in the park as part of the renewal of their wedding vows on their 40th anniversary.
An example of a renewal is a couple exchanging vows again after having been married for 50 years.
- The act of renewing or the state of having been renewed.
- Something, such as a subscription, that is renewed.
renew +"Ž -al
- The result of this failure was the renewal of war on a large scale.
- His refusal to comply with the pope's injunctions led to a renewal of the war.
- The history of the renewal of the war, of the fall of Addington's ministry, and of the formation of Pitt's second administration is so fully dealt with in the article on Pitt (q.v.) that it need not be repeated here.
- From this renewal dates the formation of the new order or monte dei riformatori, the title henceforth bestowed on all citizens, of both the less and the greater people, who had reformed the government and begun to participate in it in 1368.
- Her generals and admirals, Conon, Iphicrates, Chabrias, Timotheus, distinguished themselves by their military skill, and partially recovered their country's predominance in the Aegean, which found expression in the temporary renewal of the Delian League.