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Detailed Translations for sharpening from English to Spanish


sharpening [the ~] noun

  1. the sharpening (escalation; intensification)
    el agravamiento; la intensificación
  2. the sharpening
    el apunte

Translation Matrix for sharpening:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
agravamiento escalation; intensification; sharpening
apunte sharpening annotation; chit; mentioning; notation; note; record; report; scrawl; scribble; scribbling; short letter; slip of paper; statement
intensificación escalation; intensification; sharpening aggravation; intensification

Related Words for "sharpening":


to sharpen verb (sharpens, sharpened, sharpening)

  1. to sharpen (accentuate)
  2. to sharpen
  3. to sharpen
  4. to sharpen
  5. to sharpen (tighten)
  6. to sharpen (whet; grind; strop)
  7. to sharpen
    – To enhance the edges of subjects in an image. 1

Conjugations for sharpen:

  1. sharpen
  2. sharpen
  3. sharpens
  4. sharpen
  5. sharpen
  6. sharpen
simple past
  1. sharpened
  2. sharpened
  3. sharpened
  4. sharpened
  5. sharpened
  6. sharpened
present perfect
  1. have sharpened
  2. have sharpened
  3. has sharpened
  4. have sharpened
  5. have sharpened
  6. have sharpened
past continuous
  1. was sharpening
  2. were sharpening
  3. was sharpening
  4. were sharpening
  5. were sharpening
  6. were sharpening
  1. shall sharpen
  2. will sharpen
  3. will sharpen
  4. shall sharpen
  5. will sharpen
  6. will sharpen
continuous present
  1. am sharpening
  2. are sharpening
  3. is sharpening
  4. are sharpening
  5. are sharpening
  6. are sharpening
  1. be sharpened
  2. be sharpened
  3. be sharpened
  4. be sharpened
  5. be sharpened
  6. be sharpened
  1. sharpen!
  2. let's sharpen!
  3. sharpened
  4. sharpening
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for sharpen:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
afilar grinding; polishing
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
afilar grind; sharpen; strop; whet connect; encourage; grind; grind off; light; motivate; point; put on; start; stimulate; switch on; turn on
agudizar accentuate; sharpen; tighten
agudizarse sharpen; tighten aggravate
dar nitidez sharpen
pulir sharpen break; brush up; buff; cadge; doll up; dress up; egalize; even; grind away; mooch; obtain by begging; polish; polish off; rub smooth; shine up; smooth; smudge; spruce up; strike; trick up
sacar punta a sharpen
sacarle punta a sharpen
- focalise; focalize; focus; heighten; point; taper
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- sharpen one's pencil
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- point

Related Words for "sharpen":

Synonyms for "sharpen":

Antonyms for "sharpen":

Related Definitions for "sharpen":

  1. put (an image) into focus2
  2. become sharp or sharper2
    • The debate sharpened2
  3. make crisp or more crisp and precise2
    • We had to sharpen our arguments2
  4. make (one's senses) more acute2
    • This drug will sharpen your vision2
  5. give a point to2
  6. raise the pitch of (musical notes)2
  7. make sharp or sharper2
    • sharpen the knives2
  8. make (images or sounds) sharp or sharper2
  9. To enhance the edges of subjects in an image.1

Wiktionary Translations for sharpen:

  1. to make sharp

Cross Translation:
sharpen aguzar; agudizar; afilar aanscherpen — scherper maken
sharpen afilar affileraiguiser le tranchant émousser ou ébrécher d’un instrument, lui donner le fil.
sharpen afilar; agudizar aiguiserrendre aigu.