Meaning of freshen
Pronunciation: (fresh'un), [key]
- to make fresh; refresh, revive, or renew: We need a good rain to freshen the flowers.
- to remove saltiness from.
- to preserve (a rope in use) from prolonged friction or concentrated stress on any one part.
- to become or grow fresh.
- (of a cow)
- to commence giving milk after calving.
- to give birth.
- to make oneself feel freshly clean or neat, as by washing, changing clothes, etc.: to freshen up after a long trip.
- freshen (Thesaurus)