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
A stoic figure in a white floor length dress and razor-tailored bodice was accessorized with a giant bull skull as a mask.Gareth Pugh's Fashion Show Lacked Fashion, But Not Passion | Justin Jones | September 5, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Swift accessorized her very-Middleton look with Swarovski crystal heels, a soft up-do, and red lipstick.Taylor Swift Channels Kate Middleton; NBA Players Admit Beauty Obsessions | The Fashion Beast Team | November 27, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The result is a scrum of over-accessorized people taking pictures of each other outside of every show.
Perhaps, for good luck, she once again accessorized with a little black cardigan.Election Night 2012: Fashion of Jubilation And Mourning | Robin Givhan | November 7, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The look is normally accessorized with large and expensive gemstone earrings, long nails, and broad-shouldered jackets.Russian Politicians Flaunt '80s Style At The Kremlin | Anna Nemtsova | October 16, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for accessorize
(tr) to add accessories to: accessorize a plain jacket with feminine jewellery
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