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demystify

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verb de·mys·ti·fy \(ˌ)dē-ˈmis-tə-ˌfī\

Simple Definition of demystify

  • : to make (something) clear and easy to understand : to explain (something) so that it no longer confuses or mystifies someone

Full Definition of demystify

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to eliminate the mystifying features of

de·mys·ti·fi·ca·tion play \(ˌ)dē-ˌmis-tə-fə-ˈkā-shən\ noun

Examples of demystify

  1. The class is intended to demystify the process of using a computer.

  2. <a wine book that does a lot to demystify the subject for the casual drinker who just wants a good bottle for dinner>



1963

First Known Use of demystify

1963



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