- to make or become beautiful.
Origin of beautify
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adorn, embellish, enhance; bedeck, array.
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Examples from the Web for beautify
To beautify it is to take away its character of complexity—it is to destroy it.The Secret Agent
Now he's going to beautify himself—here's a precious locksmith!'Barnaby Rudge
No effort could be too great or painful to beautify oneself for Him.The Golden Fountain
I want to beautify Wakefield, and as near as I can remember there is room for improvement.In a Little Town
Reflect that you may gladden and beautify your lives, or embitter them, according as you now act.The Home
- to make or become beautiful
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Word Origin and History for beautify
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