- to fit or equip with accessories: to accessorize a car with special seat covers.
- to choose or wear accessories: Well-dressed women accessorize according to the occasion.
- to be suitable for accessories: Some clothes accessorize more easily than others.
Also especially British, ac·ces·so·rise.
Origin of accessorize
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Examples from the Web for accessorizing
The singer covered parts of her naked body with moss, accessorizing with smokey eyeshadow and a voluminous haircut.Miranda Kerr Reportedly Won’t Walk in This Year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show; Gucci Receives $144.2 Million in Counterfeit Damages
The Fashion Beast Team
October 18, 2013
- (tr) to add accessories toaccessorize a plain jacket with feminine jewellery
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Word Origin and History for accessorizing
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