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I would look in upon this man with eyes schooled to their duty, but unsharpened by hate.

He saw her blue eyes, unsharpened and unfaded; he saw her eager face; he heard—alas for him!

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, "bring to an edge or point," from sharp (adj.) + -en (1). Related: Sharpened; sharpening. Old English verb scearpian meant "to score, scarify;" cf. scearpung "scarifying." To sharpen (one's) pencil "prepare to get to work" is from 1957, American English.

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