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spruce

adjective

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being strikingly neat and trim in style or appearance
  • a slim, spruce man in a tailor-made business suit

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spruce

verb

Synonyms of spruce (Entry 2 of 2)

as in doll up, cosmeticize

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The first known use of spruce was in the 15th century

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“Spruce.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spruce. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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