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re·fur·bish

 (rē-fûr′bĭsh)
tr.v. re·fur·bished, re·fur·bish·ing, re·fur·bish·es
To make clean, bright, or fresh again; renovate.

re·fur′bish·ment n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.refurbishment - the state of being restored to its former good condition; "the inn was a renovation of a Colonial house"
melioration, improvement - a condition superior to an earlier condition; "the new school represents a great improvement"

refurbishment

noun renovation, cleaning up, restoration, overhaul, revamping, doing up (informal), refitting, sprucing up the refurbishment of the estate's housing

refurbishment

noun
The act of making new or as if new again:
Translations
renouvèlement

refurbishment

[riːˈfɜːrbɪʃmənt]
n [building, room] → rénovation f
modif [programme, project, work] → de rénovation
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The rise in demand from developers and landlords seeking a more feasible approach to delivering office stock has most certainly repositioned refurbishment as an option for success in a turbulent market.
North Tyneside Council's Cabinet has given the go-ahead for the council to move forward with refurbishment plans for the Playhouse theatre in Whitley Bay.
As part of Rhondda Cynon Taf County council's school refurbishment programme, Comin Infants School in Aberdare is one of many to have received extensive works.
An appeal has been issued ahead of a major refurbishment of Tyseley Loco Works Visitor Centre.
PUBLIC loos in Nuneaton and Bedworth were due to reopen today after a major refurbishment lasting six months.
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Tenders are invited for the works will include, but are not limited to, the following works: refurbishment of 2no.
CENTRE North East, the tallest building in Middlesbrough, is undergoing further refurbishment by its landlord Commercial Estates Group.
Landlords should consider refurbishment over new build as financial constraints continue to freeze the speculative office development market, according to a new report.
Contract: Harthill village hall, toilet block refurbishment
LAHORE -- PIA has started refurbishment of its planes in its fleet to improve the services at the cost of millions of rupees.
5 million refurbishment aimed at improving its corporate hospitality, meetings and events space.