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  • as inrecondition
  • as inre-create
  • as inrenew

synonyms for gentrify

  • fix up
  • refit
  • refurbish
  • remodel
  • resuscitate
  • brace
  • continue
  • exhilarate
  • extend
  • freshen
  • furbish
  • mend
  • modernize
  • overhaul
  • prolong
  • re-create
  • reaffirm
  • reawaken
  • recommence
  • recreate
  • reestablish
  • refresh
  • regenerate
  • rehabilitate
  • reinvigorate
  • rejuvenate
  • renovate
  • reopen
  • repair
  • repeat
  • replace
  • replenish
  • restate
  • restock
  • restore
  • resume
  • retread
  • revamp
  • revitalize
  • revive
  • spruce
  • stimulate
  • transform
  • begin again
  • breathe new life into
  • bring up to date
  • give a new look to
  • go over

antonyms for gentrify

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  • break
  • damage
  • depress
  • destroy
  • discourage
  • finish
  • halt
  • hurt
  • kill
  • leave alone
  • maintain
  • ruin
  • shorten
  • stop
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How to use gentrify in a sentence

Activists and local politicians regularly excoriated the tech class for gentrifying neighborhoods and pricing out longtime residents.
MIAMI’S TECH BOOM STARTED WITH A TWEET BUT IS SUSTAINED BY MORE THAN HYPENICOLÁS RIVERODECEMBER 4, 2021QUARTZ
Near the start of the pandemic, in a gentrifying neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah, visitors from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints arrived at Danielle Bellamy’s doorstep.
UTAH MAKES WELFARE SO HARD TO GET, SOME FEEL THEY MUST JOIN THE LDS CHURCH TO GET AIDBY ELI HAGER, PHOTOGRAPHY BY KIM RAFF FOR PROPUBLICADECEMBER 2, 2021PROPUBLICA
To the extent the success of the socialist left is in part tied to gentrifying neighborhoods, it remains to be seen how that will impact a citywide race.
WHAT WE’RE WATCHING IN THE NEW YORK CITY MAYORAL RACEALEX SAMUELS (ALEX.L.SAMUELS@DISNEY.COM)MARCH 16, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
New restaurant owners entering gentrifying areas are sometimes people of color themselves, but this doesn’t mean that they can’t be gentrifiers, Sbicca says.
THE STAGES OF GENTRIFICATION, AS TOLD BY RESTAURANT OPENINGSVINCE DIXONSEPTEMBER 30, 2020EATER
“This won’t reach low-income people, but it will reach middle-income people and that benefits gentrifying areas,” he said.
SINGLE-FAMILY ZONING’S CENTURY OF SUPREMACY IN SAN DIEGOANDREW KEATTSAUGUST 26, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
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