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English definition of “hone”

hone

verb [T] (MAKE PERFECT)    /həʊn/ US  /hoʊn/
to make something perfect or completely suitable for its purpose: His physique was honed to perfection. Her debating skills were honed in the students' union.Making things betterBecoming better
(Definition of hone verb (MAKE PERFECT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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