Make (something) tidy: she made an attempt to neaten her hair
More example sentences
- The desk was piled with books and paper, it looked like someone had made a half-hearted attempt to neaten the stacks.
- Her thin hands slide over her clothes and hair, trying to neaten her appearance.
- I was thinking about neatening it up and presenting it online in a more clearly worked-through form, but perhaps this is as good a time as any…
Words that rhyme with neatenbeaten, Beaton, Beeton, Cretan, Keaton, Nuneaton, overeaten, sweeten, uneaten, wheaten
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