verb (used with object), dan·di·fied, dan·di·fy·ing.
to make into or cause to resemble a dandy or fop.
Origin of dandify
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Related Words for dandifydrape, swaddle, swathe, fit, cloak, disguise, attire, equip, dress, gown, vest, habit, accouter, garb, mantle, costume, spruce, rig, array, endue
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Historical Examples of dandify
Was she going to the races or a match, or a kettle-drum, that she must dandify herself with particular shades of color?
verb -fies, -fying or -fied
(tr) to dress like or cause to resemble a dandy
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