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Synonyms for brush up

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  1. review, brush up, refresh(verb)

    refresh one's memory

    "I reviewed the material before the test"

    Synonyms:
    look back, round off, refresh, round, freshen, survey, refreshen, go over, retrospect, polish up, polish, critique, review, freshen up, reexamine

  2. polish, round, round off, polish up, brush up(verb)

    bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state

    "polish your social manners"

    Synonyms:
    refresh, smooth, shine, polish up, round out, smoothen, polish, snipe, lash out, assail, fill out, down, fine-tune, assault, labialise, attack, labialize, refine, round down, flesh out, review, round, round off

How to pronounce brush up?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say brush up in sign language?

  1. brushup

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#171review
#311down
#1288survey
#1309round
#2262attack
#3880smooth
#4835polish
#5397refine
#6171assault
#9051shine
#9833refresh
#10836critique
#26262retrospect
#43281snipe
#68990freshen
#82174assail
#84645reexamine
#257374smoothen

How to use brush up in a sentence?

  1. Allyson Gantt:

    There's just something magical about this place with the clear dark water below and the soft wispy cypress needles above, the cypress trees are usually covered with bromeliads, spiky air plants that gather water from dew and rain and simply use their host trees for support. On a windy day, the cypress trees clatter just a little bit as they brush up against each other.

  2. Bonham Carter:

    Then she said: 'But you're going to have to brush up and be more groomed and neater,' then she said: 'Get the smoking right. I smoked in a very particular way. Remember that -- this is a big note -- the cigarette holder was as much a weapon for expression as it was for smoking.'.

  3. Grigor Dimitrov:

    I was a bit rusty obviously and need to brush up on a few things and come back and get a bit better, i just want to play as many matches as possible on grass. It's a tough field here and you have to be on the edge every single round.


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