Refresh a drink.
An example of refresh is taking a cool bath on a very hot day.
An example of refresh is having an afternoon nap.
An example of refresh is to renew the image on a computer screen.
An example of refresh is to trigger a memory by looking at a picture; refresh a memory.
To refresh a webpage, refresh a PC screen.
The faster a monitor refreshes images, the less it flickers.
Rains refreshing parched plants.
Refreshed the lettuce under the faucet.
Sleep refreshes the body and the mind.
A PC screen that automatically refreshes 60 times per second.
Origin of refresh
- Middle English refresshen from Old French refreschir re- re- fres, fresche fresh (of Germanic origin)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French refrescher (French: rafraÃ®chir)