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Synonyms for neaten

tidy up


Synonyms for neaten

to make or keep (an area) clean and orderly

to make neat and trim; make presentable

Synonyms for neaten

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PRUNING PRUNE back deciduous shrubs and trees to neaten up the rest of the borders, and to protect these plants from wind and heavy frost damage.
Remove sheet from oven and immediately use a metal spatula to neaten any edges where a piece of candy may have melted out.
DO edge up the grass and neaten the edges - using a half moon rather than a spade.
If chocolate strip splays out instead of curling, neaten it up with your fingers.
8 Give it a trim Neaten up the edges of your lawn - which are often missed by the lawnmower - with scissors or secateurs.
Trim to neaten the rectangle if necessary, brush lightly with the egg white, and wrap it around the block.
The gallery teamed up with NEATEN, the North East Artist Teacher Educator Network, to take part in the Big Draw festival last year, and came up with winning plans based on the theme of "hands".
Place an almond at the end of each Place an almond at the end of each finger and trim away excess pastry around the edge to neaten.
Carefully neaten the pastry rim, trimming off the excess pastry.
These would reduce indiscriminate bicycle parking, neaten our streetscape, and provide a safe place for you to park your bikes.
Popping in for a 'tidy-up' can neaten up an outgrown hairstyle which involves thinning out, trimming the neck area/sideburns and is offered as a complementary service to our clients to ensure you look smart, even though you may be desperate for your next haircut
But I will say that watching the set person working on the stage during the intermission (usually they neaten up the stage; in this case, the woman had to clean up the middle of the bananas, to make sure things were not too slippery, no doubt, then make it even messier, to show these three men locked in the room for five days, interrupted only by new deliveries of bananas and peanuts).
Roll the rolling pin over the tin to neaten the edges and trim the excess pastry Fit a piece of baking paper into the tart case, fill with baking beans and chill for 30 minutes.