Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To find something again.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To find again; to get or experience again.

Etymologies

From re- +‎ find. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Apparently that humour is way to classic for a man of your refind tastes.

    A-hole parenting 101

  • He has to refind the middle ground that made him so effective and such a valuable on-court presence earlier this season.

    For Jontel Evans, immediate challenge lies in maintaining focus

  • It sounds like very intense emotional response in French while in English it is not. and of course 'retrouver' meaning to see you somewhere and not to refind. xoxo ps-of course I may be wrong but this is what I can recall

    faux amis - French Word-A-Day

  • Sometimes I ask him to call out when he sees one so I can refind it, which is just sad by any father-son measurement standard.

    Hillbilly Haute Cuisine

  • I myself had received a battered gold locket that I lost intermittently, only to refind with great joy every time.

    Winter Bloom

  • Can he refind the form that he had before his injury?

    Archive 2010-01-01

  • After all, an index is a way to refind things you know you've read as well as find out what you might read.

    I'm A Sort of Search Engine

  • People who use Google's search history will also see a section "All Results" with links to visited pages, and not yet visited - thus making it much easier to refind pages.

    Internet News: Search Engines Archives

  • Obama being elected was, and still is, the best hope that our country can refind our values.

    Chris Durang: Gay and Feeling Hurt by Obama's Warren Choice

  • To refind its voice, we must reclaim that center ground that refuses to pose everything in the black and white terms of fundamentalism, but also refuses to lose all sense of conviction by embracing a thoroughgoing relativism.

    Archive 2009-05-01

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