Into or toward a secure position:
To refine or remove flaws from; perfect or complete:
(Electronics) To convert (alternating current) into direct current.
To produce or compose (a substance, for example) from simpler elements.
To make or become intricate, difficult, or involved
To develop or improve
To improve and prepare (land), as by plowing or fertilizing, for raising crops; till.
To act upon, in any way, so as to cause change of form or volume, as when bending a beam.
Smooth is defined as to get rid of wrinkles, lumps or ridges in something.
Rarefy is defined as to become less thin or less dense, or to make or become more refined.
Purify means to make something clean or free from impurities.
(Dated) To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
To care for one's appearance.
(Sports) To score a goal as the last maneuver in a play:
To act as a filter for
To expurgate is defined as to edit or remove material that is considered to be obscene or objectionable.
To elevate is to lift something up, to promote, or to boost.
To educate is defined as to teach a skill or subject, or provide with information.
To prepare an edition of for publication:
To treat with a regimen intended to remove impurities and promote health:
The definition of clarify is to make something more clear or easier to understand.
To improve in habits or manners; refine
To be made clean
(--- Archaic) To render impure; contaminate.
To dirty is to cause something to become unclean or impure.
To do damage to
To destroy, spoil, or damage irreparably
Find another word for refines. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for refines, like: downs, polishes, rectifies, elaborates, complicates, hones, cultivates, perfects, distills, sublimates and strains.