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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REFRESH

Rest here awhile, and refresh yourself by eating and smoking.

Let us refresh ourselves for a moment, by looking at the truth.

But I would not speak at the time, because I wanted to refresh my memory.

There was no water near; nothing to refresh or revive him had been left.

Rhodes took the letter from his pocket, and perused it as if to refresh his memory.

A little after midnight we halted for a few moments to refresh the horses.

And yet I have a talisman to refresh your memory, should you dare me further.

All right,” said ma, with finality; “we will now proceed to refresh ourselves.

Thought you might want to refresh yourself over at Stockchute.

"I have ordered something to refresh you and your companion," he said.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Old French refreschier "refresh, renew" (12c.; Modern French rafraîchir), from re- "again" (see re-) + fresche "fresh" (Modern French frais), from a Germanic source (cf. Old High German frisc "fresh," see fresh (adj.)). Related: Refreshed; refreshing.

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