fancify

verb
fan·​ci·​fy | \ ˈfan(t)-sə-ˌfī How to pronounce fancify (audio) \
fancified; fancifying

Definition of fancify

transitive verb

: to make ornate, elaborate, or fancy a fancified hamburger

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Examples of fancify in a Sentence

you could take a store-bought cake and fancify it so that it looks semi-homemade

First Known Use of fancify

1823, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fancify was in 1823

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