neaten

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

neat +‎ -en

Verb[edit]

neaten (third-person singular simple present neatens, present participle neatening, simple past and past participle neatened)

  1. To make neat; arrange in an orderly, tidy way; to tidy.
    She made a frantic attempt to neaten her hair.

References[edit]

  • The Oxford English Dictionary