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English definition of “freshen (sb/sth) up”

freshen (sb/sth) up

verb uk phrasal verb with freshen   /ˈfreʃ.ən/ us  
to make someone or something clean and pleasant: Would you like to freshen up after your journey? I'm just going to have a shower to freshen myself up.Cleaning and tidying places and things
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