1. Renaissance

noun. the period of European history at the close of the Middle Ages and the rise of the modern world; a cultural rebirth from the 14th through the middle of the 17th centuries.


  • Italian Renaissance
  • High Renaissance
  • Renascence
  • history

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Rhymes with Renaissance

  • nonchalance
  • lesperance
  • response
  • ensconce
  • scronce
  • reponse
  • sconce
  • sconc
  • schronce
  • cronce
  • yonce
  • ponce
  • nonce
  • honse
  • hans
  • gonce

How do you pronounce renaissance?

Pronounce renaissance as ˌrɛnəˈsɑns.

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Sentences with renaissance

1. Noun, singular or mass
But for now, this is only the beginning of a renaissance that may finally see a finish.

Quotes about renaissance

1. The story of Christian reformation, revival, and renaissance underscores that the darkest hour is often just before the dawn, so we should always be people of hope and prayer, not gloom and defeatism. God the Holy Spirit can turn the situation around in five minutes.
- Os Guinness

2. I am awaitingperpetually and forevera renaissance of wonder
- Lawrence Ferlinghetti

3. You know what the fellow said – in Italy, for thirty years under the Borgias, they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and the Renaissance. In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, they had five hundred years of democracy and peace – and what did that produce? The cuckoo clock.
- Orson Welles

2. Renaissance

noun. the revival of learning and culture.


  • resurgence
  • revitalisation
  • revitalization
  • revivification
  • Renascence
  • rebirth


  • future