Predicate: spruce_up

Roleset id: spruce_up.01 , tidy, clean, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

spruce_up.01: SPRUCE_UP-V NOTES: Frames file for 'spruce up' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry. (from spruce.01-v predicate notes)


spruce_up (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: cleaner (vnrole: 41.3.2-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing made tidy (vnrole: 41.3.2-Patient)

Example: just transitive

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: infinitive

        Others-1 have tried *trace*-1 to spruce up frequent-flier programs.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: [ spruce] [ up]
        Arg1: frequent-flier programs