afresh

adverb \ ə-ˈfresh \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of afresh

: from a fresh beginning : anew, again

Examples of afresh in a Sentence

  1. the shooting broke out afresh when the bandits reappeared at the crest of the hill

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Origin and Etymology of afresh

Middle English a-fresche, from a- 1a- + fresche 1fresh


AFRESH Defined for English Language Learners

afresh

adverb

Definition of afresh for English Language Learners

  • : from a new beginning


AFRESH Defined for Kids

afresh

adverb \ ə-ˈfresh \

Definition of afresh for Students

: again from the beginning
  • Let's start afresh.


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