Detailed Translations for sharpened from English to French


sharpened adj

  1. sharpened (well sharpened; polished; smoothened)
  2. sharpened

Translation Matrix for sharpened:

ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aiguisé sharpened cunning; dead sharp; roguish; shrewd; slick; sly
poli polished; sharpened; smoothened; well sharpened a kind manner; chivalrous; civil; civilised; civilized; complaisant; courteous; courtly; cultivated; cultured; dignified; forward; ground off; mannerly; obliging; pliable; pliant; polished; polite; proper; properly; reputable; respectable; responsive; shined; well bred; well educated; well-educated; well-mannered

Related Words for "sharpened":

Synonyms for "sharpened":

Related Definitions for "sharpened":

  1. made sharp or sharper1
    • a sharpened knife cuts more cleanly1
  2. having the point made sharp1
    • a sharpened pencil1

sharpened form of sharpen:

to sharpen verb (sharpens, sharpened, sharpening)

  1. to sharpen (accentuate)
  2. to sharpen
    aiguiser; affûter; affiler
    • aiguiser verb (aiguise, aiguises, aiguisons, aiguisez, )
    • affûter verb (affûte, affûtes, affûtons, affûtez, )
    • affiler verb (affile, affiles, affilons, affilez, )
  3. to sharpen
    aiguiser; appointer
    • aiguiser verb (aiguise, aiguises, aiguisons, aiguisez, )
    • appointer verb (appointe, appointes, appointons, appointez, )
  4. to sharpen (tighten)
    renforcer; rendre plus actif; aiguiser; raffermir; intensifier
    • renforcer verb (renforce, renforces, renforçons, renforcez, )
    • aiguiser verb (aiguise, aiguises, aiguisons, aiguisez, )
    • raffermir verb (raffermis, raffermit, raffermissons, raffermissez, )
    • intensifier verb (intensifie, intensifies, intensifions, intensifiez, )
  5. to sharpen (whet; grind; strop)
    affûter; polir; tailler; aiguiser; affiler; limer
    • affûter verb (affûte, affûtes, affûtons, affûtez, )
    • polir verb (polis, polit, polissons, polissez, )
    • tailler verb (taille, tailles, taillons, taillez, )
    • aiguiser verb (aiguise, aiguises, aiguisons, aiguisez, )
    • affiler verb (affile, affiles, affilons, affilez, )
    • limer verb (lime, limes, limons, limez, )
  6. to sharpen
    – To enhance the edges of subjects in an image. 2

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
tailler gash
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
affiler grind; sharpen; strop; whet
affûter grind; sharpen; strop; whet
aiguiser grind; sharpen; strop; tighten; whet activate; arouse; encourage; excite; provoke; put someone on to something; stimulate; stir up; urge
améliorer la netteté sharpen
appointer sharpen point
exacerber accentuate; sharpen
intensifier sharpen; tighten acumilate; amplify; deepen; escalate; fortify; intensify; invigorate; snowball; soup up; strengthen; tune
limer grind; sharpen; strop; whet file; grind off
polir grind; sharpen; strop; whet brush up; buff; doll up; egalize; even; grate; grind away; plane; polish; polish off; rub down; rub smooth; smooth; spruce up; trick up
raffermir sharpen; tighten become stronger; clot; coagulate; consolidate; curdle; intensify; reinforce; strenghten; strengthen
rendre plus actif sharpen; tighten
renforcer sharpen; tighten acumilate; affix; amplify; attach; attach to; become stronger; blow out of proportions; blow up; connect; consolidate; deepen; exaggerate; fasten; fortify; heighten; intensify; invigorate; load; make heavier; overdo; reinforce; secure; strenghten; strengthen; weight
tailler grind; sharpen; strop; whet carve out; clip; confine; cut; cut away; cut back; cut close; cut off; cut out; cut to size; excise; jag; limit; nick; notch; pare; prune; reap; reduce; resect; score; skim; sting; style someone's hair; tailor to; trim
- 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 focus1
  2. become sharp or sharper1
    • The debate sharpened1
  3. make crisp or more crisp and precise1
    • We had to sharpen our arguments1
  4. make (one's senses) more acute1
    • This drug will sharpen your vision1
  5. give a point to1
  6. raise the pitch of (musical notes)1
  7. make sharp or sharper1
    • sharpen the knives1
  8. make (images or sounds) sharp or sharper1
  9. To enhance the edges of subjects in an image.2

Wiktionary Translations for sharpen:

  1. to make sharp
  1. aiguiser le tranchant émousser ou ébrécher d’un instrument, lui donner le fil.
  2. arts|fr aiguiser un outil pour le rendre plus perçant ou plus coupant.
  3. rendre aigu.

Cross Translation:
sharpen aiguiser aanscherpen — scherper maken

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