re·​fect ri-ˈfekt How to pronounce refect (audio)
refected; refecting; refects

transitive verb

: to refresh with food or drink

Word History


Latin refectus, past participle of reficere

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of refect was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Refect.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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