The advent of an important event, invention, or situation is the fact of it starting or coming into existence.
...the leap forward in communication made possible by the advent of the mobile phone.
The advent of war led to a greater austerity.
The advent of a person at a place is their arrival there.
Deptford had come alive with the advent of the new priest at St Paul's.
1. arrival that has been awaited (especially of something momentous);
People are much better informed since the advent of television.
The advent of digital time has been changing the way we act and think.
Our life had changed greatly since the advent of television.
With the advent of machinery, even for making granite chips, they were thrown out of job.
随着机械化时代的到来, 即使是弄碎花岗岩之类的工作, 他们也不能胜任丢掉工作.
But Tony's advent brought it all home to her in a far more terrifying manner.