Potch lifted her hand to his lips, a resurge of the virile male in him moving his restraint.
It is the years of boyhood and youth which resurge in my consciousness; their tints are vivid, their tones are clear.
At his words of authority concerning the girl I loved I felt a resurge of the old suspicion and jealousy.
1887 in modern use, back-formation from resurgent. The verb also was in use in 17c., from Latin resurgere, but it became obsolete. An older verb form was resourd (mid-15c.). Related: Resurged; resurging.