UnivSource.com - Your Most Comprehensive Source for Information on Universities
  Web UnivSource.com

You're Here : UnivSource Home > Vocabulary Builder (Beta Version)

The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

advent (noun) the coming or arrival.

The arrival of a great event, a great person, an invention, a social, religious, or a political movement, etc., is described as an advent. The advent of Christianity means the beginning of Christianity. We talk of the advent of computers, meaning the beginning of use of computers. When we refer to the time a country is freed from foreign rule, we mean the advent of Independence.

  • Since the advent of Christianity, countries in Europe began to embrace the faith as a result of the zeal of the Christian preachers from Rome.
  • The advent of Indian Independence signaled the beginning of the end of British colonialism.
Useful Links
Download Our iPhone App
Download Our Android App
Earn Your Degree Online
Earn Your Art & Design Degree Online
Earn Your Business Degree Online
Earn Your Culinary Degree Online
Earn Your Education Degree Online
Earn Your Health Care Degree Online
Earn Your Law & Justice Degree Online
Earn Your Psychology Degree Online
Earn Your Technicians Degree Online
Earn Your Technology Degree Online
US Universities by Name
US Universities by Program
US Universities by State
Canadian Universities by Name
Canadian Universities by Region

Last Modified : 11-May 2009
Best viewed with 1024 x 768 resolution & Microsoft Internet Explorer