verb (used with object), re·fined, re·fin·ing.
verb (used without object), re·fined, re·fin·ing.
Origin of refine
Related Words for refinerrefinery, cleaner, detergent, cleanser, filter, wash, disinfectant, fumigator, clarifier, deodorizer, sanitizer
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Historical Examples of refiner
Daniel, the refiner of metals, declares it is a rich specimen of silver.Canada: the Empire of the North
Agnes C. Laut
He shall be as a refiner's fire, and the righteous are saved as by fire.The Spirit of God As Fire
Blessed be God, there is One who will sit as a refiner's fire, to purify the sons of Levi.George Whitefield
Like gold in the refiner's crucible, it shines the brighter for every effort to destroy it.The Bible Of Bibles;
Upton, the refiner, has a smoky chimney, that sets him and all the neighbourhood by the ears.Friends and Neighbors