noun ra·fraî·chis·soir \rəˌfreshəˈswär\

Definition of rafraîchissoir



  1. :  a small table or stand having a marble top with wells sunk into it especially for containing plants or flowers

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Origin and Etymology of rafraîchissoir

French, wine cooler, from rafraîchiss- (stem of rafraîchir to refresh, cool, from re- + a- ad- + frais fresh, cool, from Old French freis) + -oir -ory — more at fresh

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to cast off or become cast off

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