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afresh

adverb uk   /əˈfreʃ/ us  
If you do something afresh, you deal with it again in a new way: She tore up the letter and started afresh. We agreed to look afresh at her original proposal.
Translations of “afresh”
in Spanish Empezar de nuevo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 從頭, 重新, 另行…
in Russian снова…
in Turkish yeniden, tekrar, bir kez daha…
in Chinese (Simplified) 从头, 重新, 另行…
in Polish od nowa…
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