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English verb: freshen up

1. freshen up (change) make brighter and prettier

SamplesWe refurbished the guest wing.
My wife wants us to renovate.

Synonymsrefurbish, renovate

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)regenerate, renew

Narrower (hyponym)gentrify

2. freshen up (body) become or make oneself fresh again

SamplesShe freshened up after the tennis game.

Synonymsfreshen, refresh, refreshen

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)change

Narrower (hyponym)lave, wash up

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