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Definition of Hone


  1. To pine; to lament; to long.
  2. A kind of swelling in the cheek.
  3. A stone of a fine grit, or a slab, as of metal, covered with an abrading substance or powder, used for sharpening cutting instruments, and especially for setting razors; an oilstone.
  4. To sharpen on, or with, a hone; to rub on a hone in order to sharpen; as, to hone a razor.
  5. To grumble; pine; lament; long.
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Hone Translations

hone in German is feinschleifen, Schleifstein, honen
hone in Spanish is piedra de afilar
hone in Swedish is hena