refreshing

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adjective re·fresh·ing \-shiŋ\

Definition of refreshing

  1. :  serving to refresh; especially :  agreeably stimulating because of freshness or newness <a refreshing change of pace>

refreshingly

play \-shiŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of refreshing in a sentence

  1. Working on the new project was a refreshing change.

  2. It is refreshing to hear some good news about him.

  3. a refreshing glass of cold water

  4. My swim was very refreshing.

Circa 1580

First Known Use of refreshing

circa 1580


REFRESHING Defined for English Language Learners

refreshing

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adjective re·fresh·ing \-shiŋ\

Definition of refreshing for English Language Learners

  • : pleasantly new, different, or interesting

  • : making you feel more rested, energetic, cool, etc.



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