What does sharpened mean?

Definitions for sharpened
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sharpenedadjective

    having the point made sharp

    "a sharpened pencil"

  2. sharpenedadjective

    made sharp or sharper

    "a sharpened knife cuts more cleanly"

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  1. sharpenedadjective

    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. State John Sullivan:

    This year, we have sharpened the focus of the report to be more responsive to statutory reporting requirements, and more focused on government action or inaction with regard to the promotion and protection of human rights.

  2. Aidan Davy:

    Some of the things need to be sharpened before the standards are finalized.

  3. Chaim Potok:

    I stood in that room for a long time, watching the sunlight and listening to the sounds on the street outside. I stood there, tasting the room and the sunlight and the sounds, and thinking of the long hospital ward. . . Somehow everything had changed. I had spent five days in a hospital and the world around seemed sharpened now and pulsing with life

  4. Ian Wilson:

    The government is on the offensive against what they see as a potential locus of popular Islamist opposition, sharpened by the recent return of Rizieq, while having a sound legal foundation, the banning is clearly politically driven as well.

  5. 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.

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