- to make or become fresh again; refresh.
Origin of refreshen
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Examples from the Web for refreshen
You've been out too long, perhaps; but your tea will refreshen you.The Carroll Girls
He has endeavored to refreshen the colors by removing the dust that may have settled.Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors: Tales of 1812
Remove the cloths and iron as before, slapping with the back of the brush, then brushing the nap to refreshen the cloth.
Then remove the iron and sponge cloths, then slap with the back of the brush to refreshen and brighten the cloth or garment.
There's nothin' so refreshen' as sleep, sir, as the servant girl said afore she drank the egg-cupful of laudanum.'The Pickwick Papers