Definition of 'afresh'
Example sentences containing 'afresh'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
It is often by looking at problems afresh that you spot the connections that drive innovation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This could make us look at a problem afresh and change our attitude. The Sun (2013)What a wonderful way to end this year and begin afresh. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Tell your wife that you both need to look afresh at your love. The Sun (2015)Sometimes it pays to look afresh at the basics. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Most of them encourage individuals to look afresh at their outlook on life. Coping with Bulimia (1987)It is high time the matter was looked at afresh. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But it is now being looked at afresh. The Sun (2015)You are both at a different stage in your lives and so this process begins anew and afresh. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So we should be looking at the issue of personal resilience and we should be looking afresh at educational attainment. The Sun (2016)We can throw away yesterday's painting and begin afresh tomorrow. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Yesterday's shameful summit left it certain he will play it again afresh. The Sun (2014)When we are on the first day of our holiday, we can look at life afresh. The Sun (2012)Tell him you need to look afresh at your relationship, as parents and lovers. The Sun (2015)She wants to shake us awake, to make us look afresh at the food we eat. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It may help if we look afresh at what we do during Lent. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I could go away and look at it afresh. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The best way of judging your own work is to put it face to the wall for a few weeks and then look at it afresh. Improve Your Landscape PaintingYou will be in a calm, assured mood and when you look afresh at home plans you see a way to make them work. The Sun (2009)There, out in the open, review the problem afresh. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972) Look afresh at another Gemini. The Sun (2006) Look at this afresh. The Sun (2015)I'm looking at it afresh and applying my findings not only to our bespoke tailoring but to the ready-to-wear collection. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Trends of 'afresh'
In Common Usage. afresh is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
Translations for 'afresh'
British English: afresh ADVERB
If you do something afresh, you do it again in a different way.
They believe that the only hope left is to start afresh.
Definition of afresh from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Rainbow Tree, Asymmetric Wreath, and Period Poverty: November’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this November with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.