Meaning of “neaten” in the English Dictionary

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"neaten" in British English

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neatenverb [ T ]

uk /ˈniː.tən/ us /ˈniː.t̬ən/

to make something tidy:

She's careful to neaten her desk before she leaves in the evening.
Could you neaten up those bookshelves, please?

(Definition of “neaten” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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