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dignify

verb

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to assign a high status or value to
  • our graduation ceremony was dignified by a visit from the mayor

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The first known use of dignify was in the 15th century

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“Dignify.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dignify. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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