afresh

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adverb \ə-ˈfresh\

Definition of afresh

  1. :  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

15th Century

First Known Use of afresh

15th century


AFRESH Defined for English Language Learners

afresh

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adverb \ə-ˈfresh\

Definition of afresh for English Language Learners

  • : from a new beginning


AFRESH Defined for Kids

afresh

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adverb \ə-ˈfresh\

Definition of afresh for Students

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



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