Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search



revivor (plural revivors)

  1. (Britain, law) revival of a suit which is abated by the death or marriage of any of the parties.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Blackstone to this entry?)
  2. (Ireland, law) revival into force of a statute which had previously been repealed

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for revivor in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)




  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of revīvō