What does sharpened mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sharpened(adj)

    having the point made sharp

    "a sharpened pencil"

  2. sharpened(adj)

    made sharp or sharper

    "a sharpened knife cuts more cleanly"

Wiktionary

  1. sharpened(Adjective)

    Having a sharp point or edge.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sharpened in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sharpened in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of sharpened in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Michael Corbat:

    We have undoubtedly become a simpler, smaller, safer and stronger institution, we have sharpened our focus on target clients, shedding over 20 consumer and institutional businesses in the process.

  2. Guillermo Bernal:

    This is a name linked with war and an aspect which was not previously known as the hieroglyphic (could not be) deciphered until now, 'The House of the Nine Sharpened Spears' is a denomination represented by the nine warriors in the walls of the tomb.

  3. Conservator Per Morten Ekerhovd:

    It's quite unusual to find remnants from the Viking age that are so well preserved ... it might be used today if you sharpened the edge.

  4. Julia Kloeckner:

    The situation has been sharpened because of corona-related restrictions on the slaughtering capacity in the entire EU.

  5. Dmitry Medvedev:

    An act of terror with our plane and the terror attack in Paris ... have sharpened the global political agenda, the war is declared against the whole civilised world. The threat is global and, alas, is real. So the stance of some Western countries on Russia looks weird.

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