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sophisticate

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a person with the outlook, experience, and manners thought to be typical of big city dwellers

  • sophisticates laughing at people they thought of as hicks
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sophisticate

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1 to make complex or difficult

  • thereʼs no need to sophisticate something that is beautiful in its simplicity
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2 to alter (something) for the worse with the addition of foreign or lower-grade substances

  • vanilla extract that has been sophisticated with corn syrup
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