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sprucing (up)

verb
present participle of spruce (up)

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to make neat
  • hurriedly sprucing up the hotel dining room before the breakfast crowd began showing up

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“Sprucing (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sprucing%20%28up%29. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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