Translation of smarten up in Spanish:

smarten up

  • 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento [house/town] arreglar he's made an effort to smarten himself up ha hecho un esfuerzo por arreglarse or adecentarse or mejorar su aspecto he'll have to smarten his ideas up va a tener que (d)espabilarse
  • 2verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio [person] mejorar su ( or mi etc) aspecto
See parent entry: smarten

Definition of smarten up in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.