refreshened the wilting flowers by cutting the stems again and putting them in a vase with water
Recent Examples on the WebAmerica has yet to take stock of what happened in 2016 and the strange circumstances that made the frequently loutish Mr. Trump an instrument for refreshening our political culture.
Holman W. Jenkins, WSJ, 19 Oct. 2018
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