Synonyms of smarten in English:



  • 1 the cottages had been smartened up
    spruce up, make smarter, clean up, tidy up, make neater, make tidy, put in order; redecorate, refurbish, brighten up, modernize
    informal do up
    British informal tart up, posh up
    North American informal gussy up
  • 2 Ellie smartened herself up
    groom oneself, spruce oneself up, freshen oneself up, preen oneself, primp oneself, prink oneself, pretty oneself, beautify oneself
    informal titivate oneself, doll oneself up
    British informal tart oneself up
    archaic plume oneself, trig oneself
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