Definition of beautify in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbjuːtɪfʌɪ/

verb (beautifies, beautifying, beautified)

[with object]
Improve the appearance of: another initiative to beautify the environment
More example sentences
  • Lawns, shrubs and decks require periodic treatment to beautify their appearance and enhance the beauty and value of your home.
  • The Japanese donation will support a Kathmandu Metropolitan City project to improve the environment and beautify the site.
  • The hundreds of chemicals used by farmers to control pests, improve production and beautify fruit and vegetables leave residues that end up on our tables.
informal get up, do up, do out, tart up
prettify, glamorize, prink, primp, preen;
apply make-up/cosmetics
informal do/doll oneself up



Pronunciation: /bjuːtɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • The consequence of this extension brings into question the public value and benefit of the proposed presumed beautification and civic enhancement.
  • There is nothing wrong with embellishment or beautification.
  • Picturesque surroundings and marvellous weather provided the ideal setting in which to celebrate the beautification of the thirteen estates which took part in the competition.


Pronunciation: /ˈbjuːtɪfʌɪə/
Example sentences
  • Hence, Beach Day celebrations were the perfect excuse to honour them - even the lifeguards and beautifiers.
  • Beach beautifiers clean up the sands for two hours every morning and evening, but in the meantime, beach users litter the place.
  • The South Chennai Exnora had employed nine beach beautifiers to clean the beach every morning and night, he added.

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