Definition of advent:
second advent, sexual climax, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Easter, climax, Ash Wednesday, approaching, coming, Second Coming, the Annunciation, Christmas Day, Christmas, incoming, start, Epiphany, Holy Week, orgasm.
- approach (part of speech: noun)
- arrival (part of speech: noun)
- "Penrod and Sam", Booth Tarkington.
- "Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold", Matthew Arnold.
With the view of getting a still clearer idea as to the possible advent of the desired breeze, Mr Bowen forthwith undertook a journey as far as the main- royal yard, upon which he comfortably established himself, with one arm round the royal- pole, whilst he carefully studied the aspect of the weather, and as carefully scrutinised the horizon to see whether there were any other craft in their immediate neighbourhood.- "The Voyage of the Aurora", Harry Collingwood.