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refresher

[ ri-fresh-er ]
/ rɪˈfrɛʃ ər /
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noun

a person or thing that refreshes.
British. a partial or interim fee paid to a lawyer during a prolonged case.

RELATED WORDS

cordial, pick-me-up, drug, restorative, pickup, fillip, boost, stimulant, bracer, strengthener, conditioner, analeptic, roborant, tonic, reviver

Nearby words

refreeze, refresco, refresh, refresh rate, refreshen, refresher, refresher course, refreshing, refreshment, refried beans, refrig.

Origin of refresher

First recorded in 1375–1425, refresher is from the late Middle English word refressher. See refresh, -er1
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refresher

/ (rɪˈfrɛʃə) /

noun

something that refreshes, such as a cold drink
English law a fee, additional to that marked on the brief, paid to counsel in a case that lasts more than a day
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