- 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 beautified
It was a beautified camp the Nazis used to dupe international visitors and officials.How Do You Write About the Holocaust?
May 5, 2013
After we left it, Hampden was restored, beautified, and refurnished.A Writer's Recollections (In Two Volumes), Volume II
Mrs. Humphry Ward
The walls were not beautified with pictures, nor were the rooms furnished with taste.Three Addresses to Girls at School
James Maurice Wilson
Her words were full of pathos; her uncomely face was not beautified by the sorrow in it.The Soul of a People
He beautified the Church Services, and made the ritual more ornate.History of the Moravian Church
J. E. Hutton
The church itself is very ancient, and has been recently beautified.Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II.
- to make or become beautiful
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Word Origin and History for beautified
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