re·​fresh·​er | \ ri-ˈfre-shər How to pronounce refresher (audio) \

Definition of refresher

1 : something (such as a drink) that refreshes
2 : reminder
3 : review or instruction designed especially to keep one abreast of professional developments refresher course

Examples of refresher in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Anyway, the refresher on many of our desks is Beekman 1802 Milk Shake. Allure Editors, Allure, 13 Sep. 2022 Here's a refresher on those basic economy plane tickets Layover or stopover? Olivia Munson, USA TODAY, 9 July 2022 But before we get started, here's a quick refresher on some of the ins and outs of this year's Prime Day festivities. Seventeen, 28 June 2022 Judy are returning after more than two years, so fans may need a binge-watch refresher on their high jinks. Los Angeles Times, 30 Aug. 2022 With watermelon and cucumber having such a high water content, this refresher quenches your thirst. Samantha Lande, Better Homes & Gardens, 18 Aug. 2022 And Hightales, the hotel’s rooftop bar, marries unbeatable views of the city with imagnative libations like Laid Back, a fizzy refresher made with Ketel One Peach and Orange Blossom, fresh peach, and club soda. Katie Chang, Forbes, 16 Aug. 2022 The blood orange refresher and nutty pumpkin coffee will join fan-favorite pumpkin treats and drinks on Aug. 17. Sabrina Weiss, Peoplemag, 16 Aug. 2022 That'll be the final show before SummerSlam and should serve as a good refresher for storylines and Saturday's matches. Nick Gray, USA TODAY, 29 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of refresher

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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20 Sep 2022

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“Refresher.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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