What does freshen mean?

Definitions for freshen
ˈfrɛʃ ənfresh·en

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word freshen.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. refresh, freshen(verb)

    make (to feel) fresh

    "The cool water refreshed us"

  2. freshen, refresh, refreshen, freshen up(verb)

    become or make oneself fresh again

    "She freshened up after the tennis game"

  3. refresh, freshen, refreshen(verb)

    make fresh again


  1. freshen(Verb)

    To become fresh.

    I'm going to go freshen up.

  2. freshen(Verb)

    To make fresh.

  3. freshen(Verb)

    To begin or resume giving milk, especially after calving.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Freshen(verb)

    to make fresh; to separate, as water, from saline ingredients; to make less salt; as, to freshen water, fish, or flesh

  2. Freshen(verb)

    to refresh; to revive

  3. Freshen(verb)

    to relieve, as a rope, by change of place where friction wears it; or to renew, as the material used to prevent chafing; as, to freshen a hawse

  4. Freshen(verb)

    to grow fresh; to lose saltness

  5. Freshen(verb)

    to grow brisk or strong; as, the wind freshens

How to pronounce freshen?

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How to say freshen in sign language?

  1. freshen


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of freshen in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of freshen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of freshen in a Sentence

  1. Washington Irving:

    A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.

  2. Miguel Angel Viso:

    The PP saw the need to freshen up its ranks, the big advantage I have is my connection with local people and my skills as a manager.

  3. Carlo Ratti:

    It's something that people have been using for centuries, it's called evaporative cooling, people in this part of the world have been using water to freshen the air for a long time.

Images & Illustrations of freshen

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Translations for freshen

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • освежавам, ободрявам, ободрявам се, освежавам се, обезсолявамBulgarian

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