[ plen-ish ]
/ ˈplɛn ɪʃ /
verb (used with object) Chiefly Scot.
to fill up; stock; furnish.
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Origin of plenish
OTHER WORDS FROM plenishplen·ish·er, nounplen·ish·ment, nounun·plen·ished, adjective
Words nearby plenish
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Example sentences from the Web for plenish
To all this a little money is added by the parties present, to enable the young couple to plenish their little domicile.
The pretty cowherd would fill the pail with water to plenish the tubs from which her charges drank.Norway|Beatrix Jungman
British Dictionary definitions for plenish
/ (ˈplɛnɪʃ) /
(tr) Scot to fill, stock, or resupply
Derived forms of plenishplenisher, nounplenishment, noun
Word Origin for plenish
C15: from Old French pleniss-, from plenir, from Latin plēnus full
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