What does refreshing mean?

Definitions for refreshing
rɪˈfrɛʃ ɪŋre·fresh·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, tonic(adj)

    imparting vitality and energy

    "the bracing mountain air"

  2. novel, refreshing(adj)

    pleasantly new or different

    "common sense of a most refreshing sort"


  1. refreshing(Noun)

    The action of refresh; refreshment given or received.

  2. refreshing(Noun)

    That which gives refreshment.

  3. refreshing(Adjective)

    That refreshes someone; pleasantly fresh and different; granting vitality and energy.

  4. refreshing(Adjective)

    Serving to refresh.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Refreshing

    of Refresh

  2. Refreshing(adj)

    reviving; reanimating

How to pronounce refreshing?

  1. Alex
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How to say refreshing in sign language?

  1. refreshing


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of refreshing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of refreshing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of refreshing in a Sentence

  1. Ian Kerner:

    It was also refreshing to see in this study that many of the ethnic and cultural stereotypes around penis size -- for example, that Black men have larger penises and Asian men have smaller ones -- were not supported, it's those sorts of messages that get internalized and affect sexual self-esteem.

  2. Tommy Xie:

    Any move to de-escalate is always good. Especially, when the market is overwhelmed by the news about virus, good news about tariff is refreshing, the announcement shows China's commitment to implement the phase one trade deal despite the disruptions from the recent virus outbreak.

  3. Elizabeth Warren:

    It's refreshing for a politician to say he'll give people what they need without telling them how to use it.

  4. James Scott, Senior Fellow, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology:

    It was refreshing to see the cybersecurity communities pushback when the DNC attempted to introduce the cold war “It’s the Russians” mantra when fear mongers found that their completely unprotected networks were infiltrated by script kiddies.

  5. Imad Enchassi:

    As people of faith, we're never discouraged, it was very refreshing to see our interfaith allies outnumbered the protesters.

Images & Illustrations of refreshing

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