Definition of refurbish in English:

refurbish

Syllabification: re·fur·bish
Pronunciation: /rēˈfərbiSH
 
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verb

[with object]
Renovate and redecorate (something, especially a building): the premises have been completely refurbished in our corporate style
More example sentences
  • Volunteer your family's time by helping out at a children's hospital or homeless shelter or building or refurbishing housing for people in need.
  • There has been little investment in the town hall by the district council over the past five years because its intention has always been to completely refurbish the building.
  • Mr Ryan said the €28m funding was to help upgrade and refurbish buildings and facilities used by young people.
Synonyms
redecorate, spruce up, upgrade, refit, retrofit, bring up to code
informal do up, rehab, refurb

Derivatives

refurbishment

noun
More example sentences
  • St Malachy's Church, Kilcoo, reopened on Sunday, April 17, at 3pm, after extensive renovations and refurbishments.
  • Renovations and refurbishments were carried out at Killadooley National School during the year and were completed at the end of October.
  • There were joint winners of the Manchester Phoenix Award for restoration and refurbishment.

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