freshness freshness  /f ˈrɛʃ nəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the property of being pure and fresh (as if newly made); not stale or deteriorated
  2. (n) originality by virtue of being refreshingly novel
  3. (n) an alert and refreshed state
  4. (n) originality by virtue of being new and surprising
  5. (n) the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties

Usage(s):

  1. Wendy's, boasting a popular line of premium salads and a strong reputation for freshness, grew its share to 13.
  2. Her concept: packaging in which food can keep growing during shipping to the supermarket so that it arrives ready to be harvested, in a state of optimum freshness.
  3. We're in sequel land here bigger bangs for bigger bucks, but without the freshness, the boyish joy in their own inventiveness with which the Wachowskis infused the original.

News

  1. ‘Monsters University’ almost as good as the superb original

    Monsters University ???? Second in the pantheon of Pixar pals only to Woody and Buzz Lightyear, Mike and Sulley have been absent from our lives since 2001. And though the new prequel to Monsters, Inc . lacks some of that film’s freshness and originality, the 12-year wait was worth it, as Monsters University is the leading contender for best movie of the summer and top animated film of the year ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Orlando Weekly

  2. Embassy Flavors CEO: ‘We’re closing the taste gap between regular and gluten-free products’

    The enormous potential of the gluten-free bakery sector will grow even more when the gap between regular and gluten-free products is closed for taste and freshness, says the CEO of Embassy Flavors.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Food Navigator USA

  3. It’s strawberry time for Puyallup's Picha family

    It’s not just freshness and flavor that people pay for with Picha Farm berries, it’s also tradition. The 60-acre farm in the Puyallup Valley is a family-operated venture dating back to 1904.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Tacoma News Tribune

Quotes

  1. "Ultimately, nothing could be more pleasing than this state of affairs," Platini said in a letter from South Africa published on UEFA.com. "Three teams with youth and freshness at their heart, deploying playing systems that leave considerable...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Michel Platini Source: World Football Insider

  2. "I thought at 1-1 we had a chance but we didn't have enough freshness against all of Ghana's power," said US coach Bob Bradley. "We have a great squad. We're proud but also disappointed not to have gone further."
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Bob Bradley Source: AFP

  3. "The truth is, I was happy to have a new opportunity to bring something different to the movie, so that you really have a sense of freshness," Cohen said. "I thought, Brendan will be more on his toes with a new actor, and Maria threw him as...
    on Apr 21, 2008 By: Cohen Source: Urbana Daily Citizen

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