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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (invigorating)
a. refrescante
He hunched down to take a drink of the spring's refreshing water.Se agachó para tomar un trago del agua refrescante de la fuente.
I took a refreshing dip in the lake this morning.Me di un baño refrescante en el lago hoy en la mañana.
b. reparador (sleep)
There's nothing like some good, refreshing sleep to feel optimistic about life.No hay nada como un buen sueño reparador para tener una visión optimista de la vida.
c. reconfortante (honesty or optimism)
I was impressed by her; her honesty was very refreshing.Quedé impresionado por ella; su honestidad era muy reconfortante.
2. (novel)
a. innovador
This band has an exciting and refreshing sound.Esta banda tiene un sonido excitante e innovador.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (breeze, drink)
a. refrescante
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refreshing [rɪˈfreʃɪŋ]
1 [+drink] refrescante
it's refreshing to hear some new ideas da gusto escuchar nuevas ideas; it's a refreshing change to find this es alentador encontrar esto
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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