noun. ['ˈædˌvɛnt'] arrival that has been awaited (especially of something momentous).
- adventus (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Advent
Example sentences of the word advent
1. Noun, singular or mass
With the advent of microfiber polyester fabrics, it has once again become popular.
Quotes containing the word advent
1. Every year we celebrate the holy season of Advent, O God. Every year we pray those beautiful prayers of longing and waiting, and sing those lovely songs of hope and promise.
- Karl Rahner
noun. (Christian theology) the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last Judgment.
- Second Advent
- Second Coming of Christ
- high season
- rainy season
- dry season
noun. the season including the four Sundays preceding Christmas.
- Advent Sunday
- church calendar
- ecclesiastical calendar