deglamorize

or de·glam·our·ize

[dee-glam-uh-rahyz]

verb (used with object), de·glam·or·ized, de·glam·or·iz·ing.

to take away the glamour of; treat so as to reduce the attractiveness or status of.

Nearby words

  1. degenerative,
  2. degenerative joint disease,
  3. degerm,
  4. degerminate,
  5. deglaciation,
  6. deglaze,
  7. degloss,
  8. degloving,
  9. deglut,
  10. deglut.

Also especially British, de·glam·o·rise.

Origin of deglamorize

First recorded in 1935–40; de- + glamorize

Related formsde·glam·or·i·za·tion, de·glam·our·i·za·tion, noun

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