What is another word for sharpen?56 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ ʃ_ˈɑː_p_ə_n], [ ʃˈɑːpən], [ ʃˈɑːpən]
Table of ContentsSimilar words for sharpen:
- sharpen (noun)
- intensify (verb)
- make knifelike (verb)
- other synonyms
Definition for Sharpen:
- To make sharp or keen: to give edge or point to: to make pungent or painful: to make severe: to make eager, active, or acute.
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Verb, base form
hone, deepen, enhance, enhanced, Enhancing, heighten, toughen, intensify, exacerbate, fine-tune, fine-tuning, improve, improving, increase, increased, increasing, refocus, upgrade, accentuate, aggravate, augment, clarify, clarifying, escalate, re-focus, streamline, emphasize, bolster, consolidate, develop, adjust, highlight, broaden, elevate, define, defining, ameliorate, specify, expand, focus, underscore, realign.
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Homophones for Sharpen:
- sea robin, sea scorpion, shore pine, scarfpin, screwbean, scrub pine, scarabaean, sorbonne, sorbian, Sravana, scriabin, screw pine, scorpion, searobin, serbian, sea raven, screw bean, scorpaena.