refreshingly

All Adverb
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  • It is often served warm in winter or refreshingly cold in summer.
  • The cold air came long and refreshingly into his wide-open nostrils. Cited from Bressant, by Julian Hawthorne
  • Madison interested her; he was refreshingly different from all the men she had ever met. Cited from The Easiest Way, by Eugene Walter and Arthur Hornblow
  • A cool, sweet night wind came in through the open windows, refreshingly. Cited from A Woman Named Smith, by Marie Conway Oemler
  • There was something refreshingly direct and simple about this man. Cited from With Edged Tools, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • It all seemed so tempting, and so refreshingly different from anything I have known. Cited from The Heart of Una Sackville, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • That night nothing but the pain I suffered prevented me from sleeping most refreshingly. Cited from Typee, by Herman Melville
  • Her refreshingly straightforward manner and talk made her a powerful public speaker.
  • Directly he had taken it he began to weep naturally and refreshingly. Cited from The Sleeper Awakes, by H.G. Wells
  • The sun-blinds had just been raised, and the fresh evening air blew refreshingly through the wide room. Cited from Herb of Grace, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • Up-hill they went, along the path leading up the green slope, from which the salt wind blew refreshingly. Cited from The Heir of Redclyffe, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • Iceman, using modern science, became one of the more refreshingly intelligent films.
  • And he turned his face toward the sea; the rattle of chains reached his ears refreshingly. Cited from Shallow Soil, by Knut Hamsun
  • Another editor found her "refreshingly down-to-earth" and "very friendly".
  • The series plays on these stereotypes of college students to form a refreshingly new perspective on an old concept.
  • She had made the acquaintance of a refreshingly young scholar whom she understood to be full of genius. Cited from A Tale of a Lonely Parish, by F. Marion Crawford
  • It was a refreshingly different role for Davis, as she played a kind, sympathetic character.
  • They were stretched upon some skins in one corner, sleeping heavily and refreshingly. Cited from The Land of Mystery, by Edward S. Ellis
  • The steamer was rolling in a fresh sea and a sweet strong wind blew refreshingly into his face. Cited from At Sunwich Port, Complete, by W.W. Jacobs
  • While refreshingly free in treatment, these nature-inspired melodies are nevertheless designed, not casual.
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How refreshingly gets used

Meaning of refreshingly

  • adverb In a manner that relieves fatigue and restores vitality
    the air was refreshingly cool
  • adverb In a pleasantly novel manner
    she was refreshingly free from shyness