freshen freshen  /f ˈrɛ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) make (to feel) fresh
  2. (v) become or make oneself fresh again
  3. (v) make fresh again

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In her first ten months as President, Aquino has already begun to freshen up the office with an honesty and humility rarely seen in political circles.
  2. At dinner, in The Mansion's dining room, six tables accommodate the guests, who are shifted frequently to freshen conversation, prevent the formation of cliques.
  3. I mean obviously this whole notion of authenticity-via-condiments is insulting to anyone of any party, but if you're going to do it, at least freshen up your populist buzzwords.

News

  1. Splash of color: Technicolor 5K headed to area

    The Cowboys and Kids 5K Run has seen its last rodeo. The Mesquite Education Foundation has revamped the event as the Amazing Technicolor 5K for 2013. The change is an attempt to freshen up the concept and increase attendance.
    on July 4, 2013     Source: The Mesquite News

  2. Realty ONE Group’s New Website Focused on Local Market Customization

    IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Realty ONE Group’s redesigned website brings more functionality + customization with a modern look and a new Lifestyle Search. A new logo, tagline and app freshen ROG's brand to reflect its success.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Business Wire

  3. July 2 Horoscopes

    Today's birthday (July 2). Your efforts to freshen up your style will change what you project visually and verbally. Financial luck and professional opportunity come through a new friend in August. November is your chance to break through a limitation that's held you back. Your lucky numbers are: 3, 14, 38, 11 and 24.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: The Springfield News-Leader

Quotes

  1. "That was a catastrophic demise," Manuel said. "Right now, I think we are somewhat underperforming. I think we need to freshen up our everyday players."
    on Jun 18, 2008 By: Jerry Manuel Source: Chicago Tribune

  2. "This is an opportunity, and we'll be taking that opportunity to freshen up the Government," Mr Iemma said. "I've always said I thought it was a matter of great regret that Carmel couldn't, for family reasons, recontest the cabinet positions...
    on Sep 3, 2008 By: Morris Iemma Source: Coffs Coast Independent

  3. "I think they deserve to put 1980 in the past," Green said. "It's about time. Let's face it, we're almost ancient history for crying out loud! It's time for this organization to freshen up its history."
    on Oct 27, 2008 By: Dallas Green Source: USA Today

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