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dignify
American English: /ˈdɪɡnəˌfaɪ/
British English: /ˈdɪɡnɪfʌɪ/

Translation of dignify in Spanish:

transitive verb dignifies, dignifying, dignified

  • 1 (grace)
    Example sentences
    • But what could be better than a biblical ingredient for enhancing and dignifying the material?
    • The outcome is a series of eye-catching shelters that enhance and dignify bus travel and make a strong statement in the urban environment.
    • What's causing you to dignify it by acting as if it's a worthy endeavor rather than yet another unnecessary cash-in attempt?
  • 2 (make respectable)
    darle categoría a
    I would not dignify that question with an answer
    esa pregunta no es digna de respuesta
    Example sentences
    • Doctrine aside, it seemed strange to me that he would choose the word ‘closet’ to dignify Mary; or, to put it the other way around, that something as mundane as a closet could be sanctified.
    • Malnutrition was epidemic and medical care, if it can be dignified as such, was virtually useless in those rare instances when it was available.
    • We are granted a glimpse of another world, a world that we share with the animals, who are dignified as antagonists, worshipped as totems and pursued as quarry.
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