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Meaning of REFRESHMENT

Pronunciation:  ri'freshmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  activity that refreshes and recreates; activity that renews your health and spirits by enjoyment and relaxation; "time for rest and refreshment by the pool"; "days of joyous recreation with his friends"
  2. [n]  snacks and drinks served as a light meal
 

REFRESHMENT is a 11 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: recreation
 
 See Also: bite, collation, nosh, rejuvenation, snack

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Re*fresh"ment\ (-ment), n. [CF. OF.
refreschissement, F. rafra[^i]chissement.]
1. The act of refreshing, or the state of being refreshed;
   restoration of strength, spirit, vigor, or liveliness;
   relief after suffering; new life or animation after
   depression.

2. That which refreshes; means of restoration or reanimation;
   especially, an article of food or drink.

 

 

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