,born-a`gain adjective only before noun
1. ) a born-again Christian is someone who has had a strong religious experience, and is therefore very enthusiastic about their Christian beliefs and wants to share them with other people
2. ) very enthusiastic about a belief or way of life that is new to you or that you have recently become involved with again:
a born-again environmentalist

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