sharpen

/ˈʃɑɚpən/

  • Verb
  • to make (something) sharp or sharper
    1. sharpen a knife/pencil
  • to make (something) clearer or more distinct
    1. Can you sharpen the image?
    2. The lecture sharpened my understanding of the topic.
  • to become clearer or more distinct
    1. The outlines of the mountains sharpened as we got closer.
  • to improve (something)
    1. I took a course to sharpen (up) my computer skills.
  • to become more severe
    1. The pain suddenly sharpened.
  • to become better, smarter, more skillful, etc.
    1. You'd better sharpen up if you want to keep your job.

Những từ liên quan với SHARPEN

dress, sharp, stroke, grind, hone