Synonyms of refine in English:

refine


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verb

1‘we were losing this valuable fibre by refining our cereal foods and sugar’

SYNONYMS
purify, clarify, clear, cleanse, strain, sift, filter, rarefy, distil, concentrate, process, treat
technical rectify
ANTONYMS

adulterate

2‘the supporting documents help students to refine their English language skills’

SYNONYMS
improve, perfect, polish, polish up, hone, temper, fine-tune, elaborate, touch up, revise, edit, copy-edit
complete, finish, finish off, put the final touches to, put the finishing touches to, crown, consummate
informal tweak
ANTONYMS

lose