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strops

verb
present tense third-person singular of strop

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to make sharp or sharper
  • at the museum they showed us how men used to strop razors with leather bands before the days of disposable blades

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“Strops.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/strops. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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