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beautify Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. verb make more beautiful
    fancify; embellish; prettify.
  2. verb be beautiful to look at
    deck; embellish; decorate; grace; adorn.
    • Flowers adorned the tables everywhere
  3. verb make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.
    ornament; embellish; decorate; grace; adorn.
    • Decorate the room for the party
    • beautify yourself for the special day
WordNet

Beau"ti*fy transitive verb
Etymology
Beauty + -fy.
Wordforms
imperfect & past participle Beautified (); present participle & verbal noun Beautifying
Definitions
  1. To make or render beautiful; to add beauty to; to adorn; to deck; to grace; to embellish.
    The arts that beautify and polish life. Burke.
    Syn. -- To adorn; grace; ornament; deck; decorate.
Beau"ti*fy intransitive verb
Definitions
  1. To become beautiful; to advance in beauty. Addison.

Webster 1913


"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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