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Synonyms for hone

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  1. honeverb

    a whetstone made of fine gritstone; used for sharpening razors

  2. honeverb

    sharpen with a hone

    "hone a knife"


  3. perfect, honeverb

    make perfect or complete

    "perfect your French in Paris!"


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  1. honenoun


PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "hone":

    refinish, refine, rectify, sharpen, ream

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  1. Donald Trump:

    You know, if he becomes the nominee, he'll have to sort of hone his criticisms a little more finely because the facts will be easy to marshal, but you know, he's good at this, that's what he does. And the people that he is telling it to now basically have only heard that story, so they believe it and it's probably good politics for him.

  2. Kia Hamadanchy:

    As Democrats, we have a lot of issues with our messaging and winning elections, these primaries are going to allow people to kind of hone that message.

  3. Dan Dormer:

    It’s almost like you went for your eye exam and the optometrist is asking: ‘Better one or better two?’ and helping you hone in to what the 20/20 vision is for your glasses, this is something where it has been an evolutionary process of trying to figure out who are those best players.

  4. Ankahi Baatein:

    Jeeta Hu Magar Jeeta Bhi Nahi.......... Marta Hu Magar Marta Bhi Nahi........... Tere Gam ME Phanaa Hone Ke Liye..... Peeta Hoon Me Zahar...........

  5. Glenn Whipp:

    They've really tried to hone the universality of the film.

Translations for hone

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  • esmoladoraCatalan, Valencian
  • bruska, brus, brousek, pilovat, vybrousit, ostřit, nabrousit, brousit, naostřitCzech
  • honen, feinschleifen, Schleifstein, ziehschleifen, ausschleifen, ausfeilen, WetzsteinGerman
  • asperón, amolar, afiladera, aguzadera, amoladera, muela, aguzar, afilarSpanish
  • با سنگ تیز کردنPersian
  • hoonata, liipata, hoonaustyökalu, liippakivi, hioaFinnish
  • perfectionner, aiguiserFrench
  • mola, affinare, cote, molare, affilare, arrotareItalian
  • とぐ, 砥石Japanese
  • oroiMāori
  • scherp maken, verfijnen, kalibreren, slijpen, aanzettenDutch
  • esmerarPortuguese
  • точить, хон, брусок, точильный камень, оттачивать, оселок, затачивать, хонинговатьRussian
  • skärpa, bryne, bryna, slipa, finslipa, brynstenSwedish
  • சாணைTamil

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