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beautify


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Beautify  \Beau"ti*fy\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Beautified}  (?);  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Beautifying}.]  [Beauty  +  -fy.] 
  To  make  or  render  beautiful;  to  add  beauty  to  to  adorn;  to 
  deck;  to  grace;  to  embellish. 
 
  The  arts  that  beautify  and  polish  life.  --Burke. 
 
  Syn:  To  adorn;  grace;  ornament;  deck;  decorate. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Beautify  \Beau"ti*fy\,  v.  i. 
  To  become  beautiful;  to  advance  in  beauty.  --Addison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  beautify 
  v  1:  make  more  beautiful  [syn:  {embellish},  {prettify}]  [ant:  {uglify}] 
  2:  be  beautiful  to  look  at  "Flowers  adorned  the  tables 
  everywhere"  [syn:  {deck},  {adorn},  {decorate},  {grace},  {embellish}] 
  3:  make  more  attractive  by  adding  ornament,  colour,  etc.; 
  "Decorate  the  room  for  the  party";  "beautify  yourself  for 
  the  special  day"  [syn:  {decorate},  {adorn},  {grace},  {ornament}, 
  {embellish}] 




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