smoothen

verb smooth·en \ ˈsmü-t͟hən \

Definition of smoothen

smoothened; smoothening play \ˈsmü-t͟hə-niŋ, ˈsmüt͟h-niŋ\
: to make smooth
: to become smooth

Examples of smoothen in a Sentence

  1. smoothen the wood for the table thoroughly, or the legs will be uneven

  2. smoothen the edges of the two parts before trying to join them together

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1635

in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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