To make or keep (an area) clean and orderly.
To control, protect, or keep orderly with or as police or a similar force
(Usually with up)) To make oneself spruce (neat and elegant in appearance).
(Intransitive) To stand up, especially from a sitting position.
To make things clean or orderly:
To make fresh, or vigorous, clean, etc.
To attend to one's appearance and clothing.
To make neat and trim; make presentable.
To make trim or neat, especially in dress:
(Nautical) To adjust (the sails and yards) so that they receive the wind properly.
To give an order or orders; request that something be done or supplied.
Find another word for neaten. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for neaten, like: Also used with up: clean, clear, police, spruce, straighten, tidy, freshen, groom, slick up, trig and trim.