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smarten

smart·en

smarten

 
pronunciation:
smar tn
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: smartened, smartening, smartens
definition 1: to make neater, more attractive, or more intelligent (usu. fol. by up).
similar words:
spruce
definition 2: to quicken the pace of.
Smarten your steps, soldier.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to become intelligent or more intelligent (usu. fol. by up).
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