from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of refresh.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. with restored energy


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Just what I needed – after flat dusty humid (yes, dusty and humid) Battambang, the mountainous breezy cool Pailin refreshed and energized.

    Though you might hear laughin’, spinnin’, swingin’ madly across the sun « Planning the Day

  • I came home mentally refreshed from a morning out in the great outdoors.

    New Weekly Contest: Best Hunting Story Wins a Leatherman

  • The sun was shining warm and cloudless, and every bit of dew had long been dried; and Tina, in refreshed spirits, proposed that they should explore the wonders of the pasture-lot, – especially that they should find out where the river was whose waters they heard gurgling behind the leafy wall of wild vines.

    Oldtown Folks

  • The rain-drops glittered as they fell; the grass looked up in refreshed green where the sun touched it; the clouds were driving over from the west, leaving broken fragments behind them upon the blue; and the bright and sweet colours of the rainbow swept their circle in the east and almost finished it in the grass at the door of the blacksmith's shop.

    The Hills of the Shatemuc

  • It's what auto insiders call a refreshed vehicle, rather than a complete redesign.

    As GM Celebrates Rebirth, Chrysler Stays Silent

  • Much of the fish that China exports is what producers call "refreshed," which means it is frozen and packed in carbon monoxide to preserve color so it can be thawed and sold in fish displays, where it will appear to have been recently caught.

    The Seattle Times

  • MD5 hash every time it was refreshed, which is also a bit unusual.

    Softpedia News - Global

  • In case of Master Pages, if you use META tag then all pages that use this master page will be refreshed, which is not desired, to accomplish this, add the following c# code in code behind page, the particular page you want to refresh: New Blogs and RSS Feeds

  • Will people ask that the original contents be "refreshed" to see if a change has been made? A Working Vacation

  • She said she was not given a reason for her dismissal, and only told that the show needed to be "refreshed" as it moved to a prime-time slot.

    UK abolishes forced retirement at 65


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Scottish slang - drunk, ie. has partaken of too many refreshments.

    December 26, 2007