Synonyms for spruce

Synonyms for (noun) spruce

Synonyms: spruce

Definition: any coniferous tree of the genus Picea

Similar words: conifer, coniferous tree

Definition: any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones

Synonyms: spruce

Definition: light soft moderately strong wood of spruce trees; used especially for timbers and millwork

Similar words: wood

Definition: the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees

Synonyms for (verb) spruce

Synonyms: spruce, spruce up, slick up, smarten up

Definition: dress and groom with particular care, as for a special occasion

Usage: He spruced up for the party

Similar words: groom, neaten

Definition: care for one's external appearance

Usage: He is always well-groomed

Synonyms: titivate, tittivate, spiff up, spruce, spruce up, slick up, smarten up

Definition: make neat, smart, or trim

Usage: Spruce up your house for Spring; titivate the child

Similar words: embellish, fancify, prettify, beautify

Definition: make more beautiful

Synonyms for (adj) spruce

Synonyms: dapper, dashing, snappy, spiffy, spruce, raffish, rakish, jaunty, natty

Definition: marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners

Usage: a dapper young man; a jaunty red hat

Similar words: fashionable, stylish

Definition: being or in accordance with current social fashions

Usage: fashionable clothing; the fashionable side of town; a fashionable cafe

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