What does replenish mean?

Definitions for replenishrɪˈplɛn ɪʃ

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. replenish, refill, fill again(verb)

    fill something that had previously been emptied

    "refill my glass, please"


  1. replenish(Verb)

    To refill; to renew; to supply again or to add a fresh quantity.

    It's a popular product, and they have to replenish their stock of it frequently.

  2. replenish(Verb)

    To fill; to complete; to supply fully.

    ...and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth... (Genesis 1:28, KJV)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Replenish(verb)

    to fill again after having been diminished or emptied; to stock anew; hence, to fill completely; to cause to abound

  2. Replenish(verb)

    to finish; to complete; to perfect

  3. Replenish(verb)

    to recover former fullness

  4. Origin: [OE. replenissen, OF. replenir; L. pref. re- re- + plenus full. See Full, -ish, and cf. Replete.]


  1. Replenish

    Replenish is the debut studio album by English Britpop band Reef. Produced by the band and Clive Martin, the album was released on 19 June 1995 supported by the singles "Good Feeling" and "Naked". Replenish peaked at number nine on the UK Albums Chart.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Replenish

    rē-plen′ish, v.t. to fill again: to fill completely: to stock abundantly.—p.adj. Replen′ished (Shak.), complete, consummate.—ns. Replen′isher, one who replenishes: (electr.) a static induction machine used for maintaining the charge of a quadrant electrometer; Replen′ishment. [O. Fr. replenir, from replein, full—re-, again, plenus, full.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of replenish in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of replenish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Former President George W. Bush:

    I’ll give some speeches, just to replenish the ol’ coffers.

  2. Carol Dweck:

    We don’t say it’s unlimited. At some point you do need to replenish.

  3. Afshan Khan:

    We are allowed small passages of goods where the papers are clear, we have been unable to sufficiently replenish medical supplies.

  4. Jaime Magbanua:

    Some of the NFA's imported stocks are more than six months old so there's also a need for them to immediately unload and then replenish.

  5. Jeffrey Anshel:

    The eyes need to be closed for an extended period of time for your tear layers to regenerate and replenish. And loss of tears leads to redness.

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