Simple Definition of sharpen
: to make (something) sharp or sharper
: to make (something) clearer or more distinct
: to become clearer or more distinct
Examples of sharpen in a sentence
Can you sharpen the image?
The lecture sharpened my understanding of the topic.
The outlines of the mountains sharpened as we got closer.
First Known Use of sharpen
SHARPEN Defined for Kids
Definition of sharpen for Students
: to make or become sharp or sharper <I sharpened the pencil's point.>
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