Definition of deglamorize in English:


Syllabification: de·glam·or·ize
Pronunciation: /dēˈglaməˌrīz


[with object]
  • Make (someone or something) less glamorous or attractive.
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    • He believes harm reduction strategies help deglamorise drug abuse and addiction, and does not encourage young people to take up drugs.
    • Taking place in real time, the short goes a long way toward deglamorizing the myth of the celebrity trailer.
    • ‘His art is the art of removing the blockage to large truths by deglamorizing and denaturalizing our priorities of remaining in control’.



Pronunciation: /dēˌglamərəˈzāSHən/
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  • Metropolitan Opera opening nights are always special, even in this age of the deglamorization of opera.
  • It is not that his film lacks style, but rather that it favors deglamorization over stylization.
  • One relatively positive aspect of the movie is its deglamorization of its people.

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