beautified beautified

Definition(s):

  1. (v) make more beautiful
  2. (v) be beautiful to look at
  3. (v) make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

Usage(s):

  1. Constantine the Great beautified it.
  2. Whitewash and fresh paint suddenly beautified the twelve miles from the airport into the city.
  3. Faulkner's famous quote cannot be beautified by encasing it in psychological jargon.

News

  1. Ceremony shows off $1.6 million renovation project at Doling Park

    Two years after work began, the renovation of one of Springfield's oldest parks has been completed and the lake there dredged, repaired and beautified.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Springfield News-Leader

  2. Urban Facelifts Improve Magic Valley Communities

    RUPERT • What started as an idea at a Filer City Hall meeting to spruce up the town is now transforming communities across the Magic Valley. Southern Idaho Operation Facelift has improved 60 building facades and beautified 18 communities since the summer of 2011. Over the next two weeks, hundreds of volunteers throughout the region will paint buildings and pick up trash for this year’s effort.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Times-News

Quotes

  1. "Post 9/11 is such a different beast. It's the safest big city in the world. There's a cop on every corner. It's beautiful and beautified. Times Square is like Disneyland. And why is it that we're on Orange Alert? Why is it that we're a quarter-inch...
    on Sep 14, 2007 By: Jodie Foster Source: Myrtle Beach Sun News

  2. "I regret no day that I beautified my teeth. My new teeth opened the doors for my career as a model. I receive many compliments and I'm so happy that I would like to smile the whole day. As a sports personality, I find myself under the surveillance...
    on Sep 25, 2006 By: Inge de Bruijn Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  3. "They would love to see the communities around Fenway Park beautified and that's part of our job," Romney said. "They would presume that we'll support the development of the Fenway neighborhood like we support the development of all...
    on Mar 24, 2005 By: Mitt Romney Source: USA Today

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