re·fresh·ment noun \ri-ˈfresh-mənt\
refreshments : drinks and small amounts of food
: food and drink
: the process of becoming rested and regaining strength or energy
a : something (as food or drink) that refreshes
b plural (1) : a light meal (2) : assorted light foods
Examples of REFRESHMENT
- Light refreshments will be served at the meeting.
- The workers were in need of refreshment.
- We went camping for relaxation and refreshment.
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