Examples from the Web for recrudescence
I noticed Mr. Pike look at him quickly, as if apprehending some recrudescence of frenzy that would require more boat-stretcher.The Mutiny of the Elsinore|Jack London
It is merely the recrudescence under the stimulus of a brand-new environment of the boyish desire to be a hero.The Land of Footprints|Stewart Edward White
There was a recrudescence of Pythagoreanism, with its attendant symbolism and mysticism.A Critical History of Greek Philosophy|W. T. Stace
It was not a recrudescence of his love for Molly, stirred into action by the association with Molly's daughter.The Drums Of Jeopardy|Harold MacGrath
They must have experienced a recrudescence of panic at thought of the dynamite they believed hidden.The Jacket (The Star-Rover)|Jack London
Word Origin and History for recrudescence
1707, "a becoming raw again, a breaking out afresh," from stem of Latin recrudescere "re-open" (of wounds), literally "become raw again," from re- "again" (see re-) + crudescere, from crudus "raw" (see crude (adj.)) + inchoative suffix -escere. Meaning "revival" is from 1906. Related: Recrudescency (1650s); recrudescent (1726).