The Collaborative International Dictionary
Arefy \Ar"e*fy\, v. t. [L. arere to be dry + -fly.]
To dry, or make dry.
vb. (context transitive English) To dry, or make dry.
Usage examples of "arefy".
Her father, Arefy, had been a butler for thirty years, while her grandfather, Stepan had been valet to a prince and officer of the Guards long since dead.
All at once he moved a little closer to her and without the slightest change of countenance said to her: "Avdotya Arefyevna, there's no one like you in the world.
I am going to pray for my sins, Arefyevna, that's what I am going to do.