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Definition replace what was used up; or restore to a previous condition
  • The recent storms helped replenish the city's water supply.
replenish = replace what was used up
  • After a hard workout, it's good to replenish the water and nutrients your body used up.
  • replenish = replace
  • The wretched insects sucked life from him faster than he could replenish it.
    Ben Mikaeslen  --  Touching Spirit Bear
  • replenish = replace what was taken
  • Mrs. Merriweather had run out of air, I judged, and was replenishing her supply while Mrs. Farrow composed herself to speak.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • replenishing = replacing what was used up
  • I stop to replenish my water and add a layer of mud to my backpack.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • replenish = replace what was used up
  • We stop there to replenish our water.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • Eventually, I wrap up my food and go back to the stream to replenish my water and gather some.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • A waiter appears from nowhere and replenishes my glass, and I take a sip.
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • The waiter again replenished their almost filled water glasses.
    Betty Smith  --  A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • But not really dozing; this was a trick of his, to rest, to replenish his strength, sitting with arms dangling loosely, eyes half closed.
    Robert Cormier  --  After the First Death
  • Midway down they were held up by Mary Jane, who replenished them with raspberry or orange jelly or with blancmange and jam.
    James Joyce  --  Dubliners
  • He grabbed his knapsack and locked up the car, passing by the girl outside with her replenished buckets of daffodils.
    Alice Sebold  --  The Lovely Bones
  • Drink, and let Her bless you, and replenish your strength.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • They who might kill me even .... actually replenish all that I was.
    Lorraine Hansberry  --  A Raisin in the Sun
  • Not liking to call her he went back and replenished the fire, continuing to do this for more than half an hour.
    Thomas Hardy  --  The Return of the Native
  • It's well after ten at night, and Ellerby and I are replenishing the juices we lost in practice with a half rack of Gatorade.
    Chris Crutcher  --  Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes
  • My fire would not need replenishing for an hour or so.
    H.G. Wells  --  The Time Machine
  • By nature, gentlemen like myself do have certain powers, but those powers are only relative to our strength, which we must replenish regularly.
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • Boredom means your gumption supply is low and must be replenished before anything else is done.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Her provisions were replenished by an invisible hand during her slumbers.
    Victor Hugo  --  The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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