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smoothen

verb

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  1. 1 to make free from breaks, curves, or bumps smoothen the wood for the table thoroughly, or the legs will be uneven Synonyms of smoothen flatten, level, plane, smooth, evenWords Related to smoothen clip, crop, pare, prune, shave, trim; lay, press, spread; card, comb, rake; surfaceNear Antonyms of smoothen coarsen, rumple, wrinkle; bend, kink; dent, pitAntonyms of smoothen rough, roughen

  2. 2 to make smooth or glossy usually by repeatedly applying surface pressure smoothen the edges of the two parts before trying to join them together Synonyms of smoothen buff, burnish, dress, furbish, gloss, grind, rub, shine, smooth, polishWords Related to smoothen sleek, slick; coat, glaze, japan, lacquer, varnish; face, finish, veneer; brighten; file, rasp, sand, sandblast, sandpaper, scour, scrape, scrub; bob, bone, lapNear Antonyms of smoothen rough (up), roughen, ruffle, scuff (up)


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