epiphany epiphany  /ɪ ˈpɪ fə ni/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a divine manifestation
  2. (n) twelve days after Christmas; celebrates the visit of the three wise men to the infant Jesus

Usage(s):

  1. It wasn’t an epiphany that led Michael to teaching after graduating from an Ivy League college, but the new career is fulfilling in ways he never expected.
  2. His brilliant musical performance yielded a musical epiphany that will not be forgotten by those who witnessed it.
  3. People love scientists' moments of epiphany and eureka, but real work of scientists is to rigorously test and retest the theories hypothesized by them.

News

  1. French Horn Rebellion, 'Dancing Out': Exclusive Video Premiere

    Robert and David Perlick-Molinari, the brothers known as electro-pop duo French Horn Rebellion, had an epiphany last year during the making of their...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Billboard

  2. Epiphany 3.9.2 Drops Support for WebKit1, Embraces Wayland

    Softpedia: Epiphany 3.9.2 is now able to start up with Wayland, and it allows users to run a standalone instance with a custom profile.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Linux Today

  3. Team Epiphany Launches #SummerFridays 2013

    NEW YORK, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Epiphany ( www.teamepiphany.com ) today announced the launch of its highly anticipated event series, #SummerFridays, which will debut on Friday, June 7th. The ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We were working in Chicago, and we went to see Lenny, and we were both blown away," Burns said, recalling the moment as the beginning of the end for their collaboration if not their close friendship. "It was an epiphany for George. The...
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: Jack Burns Source: TIME

  2. "It was a good give and take. We didn't expect anybody to stand up and holler that they had an epiphany," McConnell said.
    on Jun 12, 2007 By: Mitch McConnell Source: MarketWatch

  3. "It seems like John's had an epiphany," Biden told CBS's Maggie Rodriguez. "9 o'clock yesterday morning John thought the economy was going great guns and the Bush administration is doing well and today he thinks it's in crisis."
    on Sep 16, 2008 By: Joe Biden Source: ABC News

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