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sharpens

verb
present tense third-person singular of sharpen

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to make sharp or sharper
  • you need to sharpen your penknife's blade frequently in order to be able to whittle properly

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“Sharpens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sharpens. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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