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 .
- ac·ces·so·ri·za·tion, noun
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How to use accessorize in a sentence
The well-dressed crowd has accessorized to indicate their various affiliations—alumni pins, silk scarves in sorority colors, panama hats signaling graduation years.Senator Raphael Warnock Is Running Again for the Soul of Georgia | Tayari Jones | June 23, 2022 | TIme
Some of her latest looks have been accessorized with campy handbags like this bedazzled watermelon or the martini on a chain.Beyoncé And Her Latest Outfits Take Over Instagram | Blake Newby | October 18, 2021 | Essence.com
Meghan Raham’s book-dominated set and Karen Perry’s period costumes accessorize aptly the evening’s warmer tones.Albert Einstein and Marian Anderson were good friends. But a new play at Ford’s Theatre only scratches the surface. | Peter Marks | October 7, 2021 | Washington Post
Same for dominoes of roseate local beef accessorized with grilled broccoli, burned eggplant and a dollop of ketchup, brilliant with red pepper.
Others never stopped accessorizing, pandemic or no pandemic.Who Bought All These Ridiculous Clothes and Why Are They In My Closet? | Susanna Schrobsdorff | June 27, 2021 | Time
The look was set off perfectly by a £795 Aspinall handbag—and a necklace from the cheaper main street store accessorize.
The 20-year-old model has signed on as the face of accessorize, a jewelry and accessory chain.Eva Mendes Launched Fashion Design Career, Kate Upton Scores Another New Job | The Fashion Beast Team | February 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Past accessorize models include Bar Rafaeli and Claudia Schiffer.Eva Mendes Launched Fashion Design Career, Kate Upton Scores Another New Job | The Fashion Beast Team | February 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
What's a gentle-mistress to do when required to accessorize according to a long line of Mr. Darcy look-alikes?
British Dictionary definitions for accessorize
(tr) to add accessories to: accessorize a plain jacket with feminine jewellery
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