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noun [countable/uncountable] renewal pronunciation in American English /rɪˈnuəl/
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  1. 1
    an arrangement for something to continue for a longer period of time
    The renewal of your contract is just a formality.
    come up for/be up for renewal: My membership is up for renewal again next year.
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  2. 2
    the process of starting something again after a pause
    renewal of: a renewal of war/hostilities
    Recently there has been a renewal of interest in environmental issues.
  3. 3
    a process of improving, repairing, or making something more successful
    urban renewal
    a period of economic renewal


… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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