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beautify

verb beau·ti·fy \ˈbyü-tə-ˌfī\

: to make (something) beautiful or more beautiful

beau·ti·fiedbeau·ti·fy·ing

Full Definition of BEAUTIFY

transitive verb
:  to make beautiful or add beauty to
intransitive verb
:  to grow beautiful
beau·ti·fi·ca·tion \ˌbyü-tə-fə-ˈkā-shən\ noun
beau·ti·fi·er \ˈbyü-tə-ˌfī(-ə)r\ noun

Examples of BEAUTIFY

  1. Fresh flowers beautify every room.
  2. <beautified the roadside landscape by planting flowers>

First Known Use of BEAUTIFY

1526

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