Nowadays, the crooks jam up the MetroCard dispensers so people are unable to purchase or replenish one.
That would raise the much-needed revenues to replenish public coffers, thereby preventing future budget cuts.
But I stand by my recommendation that the U.S. government “replenish its strategic reserves of rock salt without delay.”
mid-14c., from Old French repleniss-, extended present participle stem of replenir "to fill up," from re-, here probably an intensive prefix, + -plenir, from Latin plenus "full" (see plenary). Related: Replanished; replenishing.