rediscover fire

rediscover fire

To revisit or relearn something that was previously popular or well-known. My grandfather is convinced that society has deteriorated so much that the next generation will need to rediscover fire. Are you really reading a physical book, rather than using your iPad? Wow, next you'll rediscover fire!
See also: fire
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