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accessorize

[ ak-ses-uh-riz ]
/ 忙k藞s蓻s 蓹藢r瑟z /
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verb (used with object), ac路ces路so路rized, ac路ces路so路riz路ing.
to fit or equip with accessories: to accessorize a car with special seat covers.
verb (used without object), ac路ces路so路rized, ac路ces路so路riz路ing.
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.
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Also especially British, ac路ces路so路rise .

Origin of accessorize

An Americanism dating back to 1935鈥39; accessor(y) + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM accessorize

ac路ces路so路ri路za路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for accessorize

accessorize

accessorise

/ (蓹k藞s蓻s蓹藢ra瑟z) /

verb
(tr) to add accessories toaccessorize a plain jacket with feminine jewellery
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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