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restoration British & World English

The action of returning something to a former owner, place, or condition

the Restoration in restoration British & World English

The re-establishment of Charles II as King of England in 1660. After the death of Oliver Cromwell in 1658, his son Richard (1626–1712) proved incapable of maintaining the Protectorate, and General Monck organized the king’s return from exile

Restoration in restoration British & World English

The period following the Restoration of Charles II

Restoration comedy British & World English

A style of drama which flourished in London after the Restoration in 1660, typically having a complicated plot marked by wit, cynicism, and licentiousness. Principal exponents include William Congreve, William Wycherley, George Farquhar, and Sir John Vanbrugh

restoration English Thesaurus

an opposition rally demanded the restoration of democracy

restoration English-Spanish

restauración f, reinstauración, restablecimiento m

the Restoration in restoration English-Spanish

la Restauraciónde la monarquía británica en 1660