August 25, 2021
Learner's Word of the Day
refreshments /r??fr??m?nts/ noun
Healthy refreshments
Healthy refreshments
Learner's definition of REFRESHMENTS

1 : refreshments [plural] : drinks and small amounts of food

  • Light refreshments will be served/provided at the meeting.

  • They provided plenty of liquid refreshments. [=drinks, especially alcoholic drinks]

2 refreshment [noncount] : food and drink

  • The workers were in need of refreshment.

  • (humorous) Would you like some liquid refreshment? [=an alcoholic drink]

3 refreshment [noncount] : the process of becoming rested and regaining strength or energy

  • We went camping for relaxation and refreshment.

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