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Definition 1: arrival that has been awaited (especially of something momentous) - [noun denoting act]

Samples where advent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the advent of the computer

Synonyms for advent in the sense of this definition

(advent is a kind of ...) accomplishment of an objective

Definition 2: (Christian theology) the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last Judgment - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for advent in the sense of this definition

(advent is an instance of ...) a clear appearance

"a manifestation of great emotion"

(advent belongs to category ...) the teachings of Christian churches

Definition 3: the season including the four Sundays preceding Christmas - [noun denoting time]

(advent is a kind of ...) a recurrent time marked by major holidays

"it was the Christmas season"

(advent is a part of ...) the first of the four Sundays during Advent

(... is part of advent) a calendar of the Christian year indicating the dates of fasts and festivals

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