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Definition 1: restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken - [verb of change]

Samples where furbish up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She repaired her TV set
  • Repair my shoes please

Synonyms for furbish up in the sense of this definition

(furbish up is a kind of ...) to make better

"The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) put a new heel on

"heel shoes"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) provide (a shoe) with a new vamp

"revamp my old boots"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) put a new sole on

"sole the shoes"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) mend by putting a patch on

"patch a hole"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) solve problems

"He is known to be good at trouble-shooting"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) repair the joints of bricks

"point a chimney"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) repair or mend

"cobble shoes"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) repair by adding pieces

"She pieced the china cup"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) plug with a substance

"fill a cavity"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) try to fix or mend

"Can you tinker with the T.V. set--it's not working right" "She always fiddles with her van on the weekend"

(... is a kind of furbish up ) repair by sewing

"darn socks"

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