Definition of Refired
1. refire [v] - See also: refire
Lexicographical Neighbors of Refired
Literary usage of Refired
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Grand Feu Ceramics: A Practical Treatise on the Making of Fine Porcelain and by Taxile Doat, Charles Fergus Binns (1905)
"Unglazed biscuit never being refired, the cracks must be filled in the same ... I have seen Sèvres pieces refired three times. Chaplet has shown me some ..."
2. Commercial Handbook of China by Julean Arnold (1920)
"Since April 1, 1861, tea imported from Japan for the purpose ot, being refired and reexported to a foreign country has been dealt with at Shanghai according ..."
3. Transactions of the American Ceramic Society Containing the Papers and by American Ceramic Society (1915)
"This refired ware, of course, had lost all its water, ... If only a few pieces of green ware were present among all refired, the green ware could be ..."
4. Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant by Ulysses S. Grant (1998)
"... after a severe engagement, was defeated with heavy loss, and refired behind Cedar Creek. Not regarding the operations of General Sigel as satisfactory, ..."
5. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1831)
"... without a contest, his military command ; and refired, with his wife and family, to cultivate the ample patrimony which he possessed in the province of ..."
6. The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by Isaac Smith Homans, William Buck Dana (1863)
"Hitherto the teas and silks of Japan have found their way to the Atlantic States via China, where the teas have been refired and repacked. ..."