To refurbish is to renovate something or fix something up.(verb)
When you paint old kitchen cabinets to make them prettier, this is an example of a time when you refurbish the cabinets.
See refurbish in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: re- + furbish
See refurbish in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb re·fur·bished, re·fur·bish·ing, re·fur·bish·es
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