demystify demystify  /di ˈmɪ stə ˌfaɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (v) make less mysterious or remove the mystery from

Usage(s):

  1. I want to demystify them.
  2. Through his work treating at least 2,000 people with substance-abuse problems, Horvath has come to believe that the best way to teach your kids about alcohol is to demystify it.
  3. I wish the rest of the world could see the pool reports, which might better help demystify political reporting.

News

  1. The Choice Blog: The Choice Blog’s Valediction

    The Times has discontinued The Choice blog, which was created in 2009 to help students demystify college admissions and financial aid.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. The Choice Blog’s Valediction

    The Times has discontinued The Choice blog, which was created in 2009 to help students demystify college admissions and financial aid.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. UW regents get hands-on lesson from admissions director

    For both parents and students, the University of Washington’s admissions decisions can be something of a mystery. During a UW Board of Regents meeting Thursday, admissions director Philip Ballinger tried to demystify the process by walking the regents through some of the criteria that he and h
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

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