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mythify

[ mith-uh-fahy ]
/ 藞m瑟胃 蓹藢fa瑟 /
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verb (used with object), myth路i路fied, myth路i路fy路ing.
to create a myth about (a person, place, tradition, etc.); cause to become a myth.
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Origin of mythify

First recorded in 1905鈥10; myth + -ify

OTHER WORDS FROM mythify

myth路i路fi路ca路tion [mith-uh-fi-key-shuhn], /藢m瑟胃 蓹 f瑟藞ke瑟 蕛蓹n/, nounde路myth路i路fi路ca路tion, nounde路myth路i路fy, verb (used with object), de路myth路i路fied, de路myth路i路fy路ing.
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