To refurbish is to renovate something or fix something up.
To raise to a more desirable or more excellent quality or condition; make better:
Renew is defined as to make new, reawaken, reestablish or start over.
To return to use, currency, activity, or notice:
(Comput.) To generate a fresh display of or on
To make feel or seem young again; bring back to youthful strength, appearance, etc.
To make fresh or sound again, as though new; clean up, replace worn and broken parts in, repair, etc.
To bring up to date; make conform to or aware of the most recent facts, methods, ideas, etc.
To look for or shop for antique furniture, articles, etc.
To return to a previous, usually worse or less developed state:
To reckon by dates
To make the repairs, adjustments, etc. needed to restore (a motor, etc.) to good working order
(Chem.) To produce (a compound, product, etc.) again chemically, as from a derivative or by modification to a physically changed, but not chemically changed, form
Find another word for modernize. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for modernize, like: refurbish, bring up to date, improve, renew, revive, refresh, rejuvenate, renovate, reorganize, update and antique.