Definitions of fresh

  1. To refresh; to freshen.
  2. Possessed of original life and vigor; new and strong; unimpaired; sound.
  3. New; original; additional.
  4. Youthful; florid; as, these fresh nymphs.
  5. In a raw, green, or untried state; uncultivated; uncultured; unpracticed; as, a fresh hand on a ship.
  6. Renewed in vigor, alacrity, or readiness for action; as, fresh for a combat; hence, tending to renew in vigor; rather strong; cool or brisk; as, a fresh wind.
  7. Not salt; as, fresh water, in distinction from that which is from the sea, or brackish; fresh meat, in distinction from that which is pickled or salted.
  8. A stream or spring of fresh water.
  9. A flood; a freshet.
  10. The mingling of fresh water with salt in rivers or bays, as by means of a flood of fresh water flowing toward or into the sea.
  12. A freshet; a spring of fresh water; a flood; an overflowing; an inundation: open weather; a day of open weather t a thaw ( Scotch):- pl. in the U. S., the mingling of fresh water with salt in rivers or bays, or the increased current of an abb- tide caused by a flood of fresh water flowing into the sea.
  13. A sudden flood in a stream; an inundation.
  14. very recently; " they are newly married"; " newly raised objections"; " a newly arranged hairdo"; " grass new washed by the rain"; " a freshly cleaned floor"; " we are fresh out of tomatoes"
  15. FRESHLY.
  16. imparting vitality and energy; " the bracing mountain air"
  17. not stale or old; " fresh bread"; " a fresh scent"
  18. not containing or composed of salt water; " fresh water"
  19. ( of a cycle) beginning or occurring again; " a fresh start"; " fresh ideas"
  20. having recently calved and therefore able to give milk; " the cow is fresh"
  21. not artificial; " fresh cut flowers"
  22. free from impurities; " clean water"; " fresh air"
  23. not soured or preserved; " sweet milk"
  24. Lately produced, gathered, or prepared for market; not stale; not dried or preserved; not wilted, faded, or tainted; in good condition; as, fresh vegetables, flowers, eggs, meat, fruit, etc.; recently made or obtained; occurring again; repeated; as, a fresh supply of goods; fresh tea, raisins, etc.; lately come or made public; as, fresh news; recently taken from a well or spring; as, fresh water.
  25. New; recent; unfaded; uninjured by time; in good condition; not forgotten; strong and active; not wearied; lively; brisk; pure and cool; refreshing; not salt; pert; inexperienced.
  26. In a state of activity and health: new and strong: recently produced or obtained: untried: having renewed vigor: healthy: not salt.
  27. New; recently made or obtained; cool; brisk; vigorous; not salt.
  28. Newly prepared or produced; unfaded; untainted; recent; new.
  29. Vigorous; strong; brisk.
  30. Unsalted.
  31. Brisk, healthy, and strong; looking young and vigorous; not faded; recently grown; not impaired by time; in a good state; not state; not forgotten or obliterated; not salt; recently from the well; pure and cool; not warm or vapid; in a state like that of recent growth; having new vigour. Fresh- way, the increased velocity of a vessel.
  32. Brisk; moving with celerity; not impaired or faded; not tainted; not stale; healthy in look or feeling; not salt; unpractised.