Refresh

  • 1 Refresh — may refer to:*Refresh rate, the rate at which a display illuminates *Meta refresh, an HTML tag *Memory refresh, reading and writing to the same area of computer memory *Refreshable Braille display, a device for blind computer users* Refresh My… …

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  • 2 refresh — re‧fresh [rɪˈfreʆ] verb [intransitive, transitive] COMPUTING to make your computer screen show any new information that has arrived while you have been looking at a particular website etc * * * refresh UK US /rɪˈfreʃ/ verb [I or T] IT ► to make… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 Refresh — Re*fresh (r?*fr?sh ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Refreshed} ( fr?sht ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Refreshing}.] [OE. refreshen, refreschen, OF. refreschir (cf. OF. rafraischir, rafreschir, F. rafra?chir); pref. re re + fres fresh. F. frais. See {Fresh}, a.] 1.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Refresh —   [dt. »Auffrischen«] der, Arbeitsspeicher: Erneuerung der Speicherinhalte bei dynamischen Speicher Chips (RAM). Der Refresh ist bei diesem Typ von Speicher Chip (DRAM usw.) unverzichtbar, weil ein dynamischer Speicher seinen Inhalt (in Form von… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 5 Refresh EP — (2002)After an absence from the music scene of about 7 years, former Little Angels singer Toby Jepson returned with this EP. 5 brand new tracks recorded in January 2002 at Spool Studios and featuring the rockers Unwind and Breakdown, the mid… …

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  • 6 Refresh — Re*fresh , n. The act of refreshing. [Obs.] Daniel. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 refresh — index meliorate, reassure, reconstruct, recreate, renew (refurbish), renovate, repair, replenish …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 refresh — refresh,  Programme, Datenbanken: [engl.], aktualisieren …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 refresh — (v.) late 14c., from O.Fr. refrescher (12c.; Mod.Fr. rafraîchir), from re again (see RE (Cf. re )) + fresche fresh (Mod.Fr. frais), from a Germanic source (Cf. O.H.G. frisc fresh, see FRESH (Cf. fresh)). Related …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 refresh — *renew, restore, rejuvenate, renovate, refurbish Analogous words: enliven, *quicken, animate, vivify: recruit, *recover, regain: recreate, *amuse, divert Antonyms: jade, addle …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 refresh — [v] make like new; give new life brace, breathe new life into, bring around, brush up, cheer, cool, enliven, exhilarate, freshen, inspirit, jog, modernize, prod, prompt, quicken, reanimate, recreate, regain, reinvigorate, rejuvenate, renovate,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 refresh — ► VERB 1) give new strength or energy to. 2) stimulate (someone s memory) by going over previous information. 3) revise or update (skills, knowledge, etc.) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 refresh — [ri fresh′] vt. [ME refreschen < OFr refrescher: see RE & FRESH1] 1. to make fresh by cooling, wetting, etc. [rains refreshing parched plants] 2. to make (another or oneself) feel cooler, stronger, more energetic, etc. than before, as by food …

    English World dictionary

  • 14 refresh — re|fresh [rıˈfreʃ] v [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: refreschir, from freis fresh ] 1.) [T] to make someone feel less tired or less hot ▪ A shower will refresh you. refresh yourself (with sth) ▪ He refreshed himself with a glass of iced… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 refresh — verb 1 (T) to make someone feel less tired or less hot: He refreshed himself with a glass of beer. | A shower will refresh you. 2 refresh sb s memory to make someone remember something: I looked at the map to refresh my memory of the route. 3… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 refresh — [[t]rɪfre̱ʃ[/t]] refreshes, refreshing, refreshed 1) VERB If something refreshes you when you have become hot, tired, or thirsty, it makes you feel cooler or more energetic. [V n] The lotion cools and refreshes the skin... [V n] They had stopped… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 refresh — UK [rɪˈfreʃ] / US verb [transitive] Word forms refresh : present tense I/you/we/they refresh he/she/it refreshes present participle refreshing past tense refreshed past participle refreshed 1) to make you feel that you have more energy again,… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 refresh — 01. Pearl has just gone to the ladies room for a minute to [refresh] her make up. 02. Beauty experts say that cucumber helps cool, soothe, [refresh] and hydrate the skin. 03. Our milkshakes are deliciously [refreshing]. 04. The draft from the… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 19 Refresh — Der Begriff Refresh wird in der Informatik benutzt, um grundsätzlich Vorgänge zu kennzeichnen, bei denen eine Auffrischung von Informationen erfolgt: Speicherzugriffsmethode: Dynamic Random Access Memory #Refresh HTML / HTTP Protokoll: Meta Tag… …

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  • 20 refresh — re|fresh [ rı freʃ ] verb transitive 1. ) to make you feel that you have more energy again, especially when you are tired or hot: REVITALIZE 2. ) to make something look or feel fresher or brighter: Refresh your face with some cologne. 3. )… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English