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spruce 1

American English: /sprus/
British English: /spruːs/

noun

  • 1 countable (tree)
    Example sentences
    • The best trees to plant with wildlife in mind are cherry and mulberry for their fruits, pines and spruces for their seed-bearing cones and deciduous trees that vary in size and density.
    • This nest is usually in a spruce or other conifer and may be 4'40 feet up.
    • ‘I wanted my husband to plant a big spruce so that at Christmas I could decorate it with lights,’ she says.

Phrasal verbs

spruce up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
(garden/room)
arreglar
to spruce oneself up
arreglarse
acicalarse [humorous]

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spruce 2

adjective sprucer, sprucest

  • (appearance)
    cuidado
    acicalado
    (garden)
    cuidado
    arreglado
    she was looking very spruce
    estaba muy arreglada
    estaba muy peripuesta [humorous]
    Example sentences
    • In outward appearance, he was a cherubically round man, about 45, in a spruce pinstripe suit and a new blue tie.
    • To turn up at County Hall looking dapper and spruce would have been to strike a false, jarring note of misplaced optimism.
    • The place has also recently been restored and so is looking quite spruce.

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