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How to use freshening in a sentence

About ten o'clock the little yachts spread their sails to the freshening breeze, and off they go.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
The expedition had been got together pretty well by this time, and with a freshening breeze stood in for the land.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
With the grade sloping gently down and the wind freshening, the pace became so hot that the sledge often overran us.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Then, guided by the loosed spirit of the sleeping Chluas, they sped forward on the ocean, driven by a freshening breeze.
EDMUND DULACS FAIRY-BOOKEDMUND DULAC
I exclaimed huskily; “the breeze is freshening fast, and I care not how soon we are once more on board the Esmeralda!”
THE CRUISE OF THE "ESMERALDA"HARRY COLLINGWOOD
Studding-sails are rather ungainly things to handle in a quickly freshening breeze, if one happens to be at all short-handed.
THE CRUISE OF THE "ESMERALDA"HARRY COLLINGWOOD
The wind was perceptibly freshening and the canoe was slipping fast through the water.
CONDEMNED AS A NIHILISTGEORGE ALFRED HENTY
The principal went on deck with the steward, and observed that the wind was freshening, with a decidedly nasty look to windward.
DOWN THE RHINEOLIVER OPTIC
Most majestic they looked unmoved amid the freshening waves.
JOURNAL IN FRANCE IN 1845 AND 1848 WITH LETTERS FROM ITALY IN 1847T. W. (THOMAS WILLIAM) ALLIES
My soul Smoothed itself out, a long-cramped scroll Freshening and fluttering in the wind.
BROWNING AND THE DRAMATIC MONOLOGUES. S. CURRY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FRESHENING

  • awakening
  • cheering
  • consolation
  • enkindling
  • freshening
  • invigoration
  • quickening
  • reactivation
  • reanimation
  • rebirth
  • recovery
  • recrudescence
  • regeneration
  • rejuvenation
  • renaissance
  • renascence
  • renewal
  • restoration
  • resurgence
  • resurrection
  • resuscitation
  • revitalization
  • risorgimento
  • airing
  • freshening
  • purifying
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