What does sharpened mean?

Definitions for sharpened
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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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How to say sharpened in sign language?

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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. Caroline Weaver:

    A lot of our customers are people who happen to be walking by, and they come in a little surprised and amused by a shop that just sells pencils, but we also get a lot of word-of-mouth business from journalists, designers, architects and kids coming in after school. I love seeing kids get excited about pencils. Adults remember the smell, the tactile sensation of writing with a freshly sharpened pencil.

  2. 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.

  3. Norman Seabrook:

    If you take a toothbrush and file it down to a sharpened point, a brand new correction officer doesn't have experience with weaponry in a jail system to identify that and they can overlook that.

  4. Simon Cheng:

    I was hung (handcuffed and shackled) on a steep X-Cross doing a spread-eagled pose for hours after hours, sometimes, they ordered me to do the 'stress tests', which includes extreme strength exercise such as 'squat' and 'chair pose' for countless hours. They beat me every time I failed to do so using something like sharpened batons.

  5. Aidan Davy:

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

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