/ (ˈmætɪˌfaɪ) /
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verb -fies, -fying or -fied
(tr) to make (the skin of the face) less oily or shiny using cosmetics
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Word Origin for mattify
C20: from mat ²
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