1. To come or go back (as to a former condition, period, or subject)
2. To return to the proprietor or his or her heirs at the end of a reversion
3. To return to an ancestral type
4. To go back to a previous state; SYN. return, regress, turn back.
revive / rɪvaɪv /
ETYM Cf. French reviver. Related to Revive.
1. To be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength.
2. To restore from a depressed, inactive, or unused state.