freshen up

Definitions of freshen up
  1. verb
    become or make oneself fresh again
    synonyms: freshen, refresh, refreshen
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    lave, wash up
    wash one's face and hands
    type of:
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
  2. verb
    make brighter and prettier
    synonyms: refurbish, renovate
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    renovate so as to make it conform to middle-class aspirations
    type of:
    regenerate, renew
    reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new
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