Definition Of sprucer


neat in dress and appearance.

he looked as spruce as if he were getting married

Example Of sprucer

  • A very spruce maid welcomed him and showed him into the Bishop's drawing-room.

  • ‘Why are they doing this work so early in the morning?’ she asked Captain Duro when he appeared on deck looking as spruce and polished as he had on the first day she met him.

  • In outward appearance, he was a cherubically round man, about 45, in a spruce pinstripe suit and a new blue tie.

  • Just further down the lane were three tiny cottages which always looked spruce in this quiet backwater and their small gardens were bright with flowers.

  • The actor looks much too spruce for someone who is living rough.

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