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hone

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1 to make sharp or sharper

  • honed the knifeʼs blade to razor-like sharpness
  • honed his crossword-puzzle skills by reading the dictionary as though it were a thrilling novel
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2 to make smooth by friction

  • honed the edge of the axe until it was amazingly sharp
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