beautification beautification

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of making something more beautiful

Usage(s):

  1. But it's beautification she will be remembered for the most.
  2. The more the Democrats tried to choke off the beautification debate, the angrier the opposition became.
  3. And they have an even more practical purpose than beautification or attracting tourism: they're an anticrime initiative.

News

  1. New Milford Beautification Committee continues blooming

    Membership of the New Milford Beautification Committee continues to grow a year after the group’s launch, with recent appointments of two more volunteers.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Record

  2. Beautification

    News Photo by Jordan Travis Jessica Dort, left, CJ Kinsel, John Nye, center right and Rick Grulke, right, work to clean up a flower bed for the Alpena Department of Public Works Wednesday. It’s part of an overall project to improve Alpena’s appearance through beautification, Grulke said.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Alpena News

  3. $864K beautification project under way in Fairview Heights

    A new $864,000 beautification project is getting under way where major roadways lead into Fairview H
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Belleville News-Democrat

Quotes

  1. "Her beautification programs benefited the entire nation. She translated her love for the land and the environment into a lifetime of achievement," Betty Ford said.
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: Betty Ford Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Every American owes her a debt of gratitude because it was her devotion to the environment that brought us the Beautification Act of 1965 and the scenic roadside development and environmental clean-up efforts that followed ...... ," former...
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Forbes

  3. "Getting on the subject of beautification is like picking up a tangled skein of wool," Mrs. Johnson wrote in her memoir, A White House Diary. "All the threads are interwoven - recreation, pollution and mental health, and the crime rate, and...
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: Lady Bird Johnson Source: WFAA (subscription)

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