[fact, idea, change] rafraîchissant (e)
This film makes a refreshing change. Ce film constitue un changement rafraîchissant.
it is refreshing to do sth c'est rafraîchissant de faire qch
→ It was refreshing to see a Scottish club play so well against opponents until recently ranked among the continent's finest.
→ It is refreshing to work in an organization that both values my contributions and challenges me.
→ It is refreshing to read something positive about young people.
It was refreshing to meet a woman executive. C'était rafraîchissant de rencontrer une femme cadre.