Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 11/10/18 Refurbish

Refurbish (verb)
re·fur·bish [ree-fur-bish]
(previously 04-21-13)

verb (used with object)
to furbish again; renovate; brighten: to refurbish the lobby.

Related forms
re·fur·bish·ment , noun

Can be confused
refinish, refurnish

Related Words for refurbish
repair, overhaul, restore, redo, update, revamp, renovate, rehabilitate, recondition, modernize, remodel, refit, rejuvenate, spruce, renew, refresh, mend, retread, rehab, reequip

Synonyms
See more synonyms for refurbish on Thesaurus.com
refurnish, redecorate.


Origin: 1605–15; re- + furbish

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