be fresh from

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be fresh from

1. To have just returned from a certain place. Our new exchange student is fresh from Russia and doesn't speak English at all. He's in a good mood because he's fresh from a tropical vacation.
2. To have just completed a particular task or goal, often a level of education. This candidate is fresh from university and has no teaching experience. I'm fresh from swim practice, so I need to shower.
See also: fresh
References in classic literature ?
I am fresh from my holy office, and would avoid pollution.
I have to tell you I am fresh from the great mining city of Sudbury from a cabinet retreat.
Europe can be difficult but I am fresh from a great victory with Porto in then UEFA Cup and would love an extended run in the Champions League.
As I write i am fresh from an STC seminar conducted in San Diego at our annual regional meeting.