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beautify

[ byoo-tuh-fahy ]
/ 藞byu t蓹藢fa瑟 /
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verb (used with or without object), beau路ti路fied, beau路ti路fy路ing.
to make or become beautiful.
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Origin of beautify

First recorded in 1520鈥30; beauty + -fy

OTHER WORDS FROM beautify

beau路ti路fi路ca路tion [byoo-tuh-fi-key-shuhn], /藢byu t蓹 f瑟藞ke瑟 蕛蓹n/, nounbeau路ti路fi路er, nounun路beau路ti路fied, adjective

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH beautify

beatify, beautify
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British Dictionary definitions for beautify

beautify
/ (藞bju藧t瑟藢fa瑟) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied
to make or become beautiful

Derived forms of beautify

beautification (藢bju藧t瑟f瑟藞ke瑟蕛蓹n), nounbeautifier, noun
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