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Synonyms for dignify
ˈdɪg nəˌfaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ennoble, dignify(verb)

    confer dignity or honor upon

    "He was dignified with a title"

    Synonyms:
    entitle, gentle, ennoble

  2. dignify(verb)

    raise the status of

    "I shall not dignify this insensitive remark with an answer"

    Synonyms:
    ennoble

Wiktionary

  1. dignify(verb)

    Synonyms:
    exalt, ennoble, prefer, illustrate, advance, elevate, adorn, honor

  2. dignify(verb)

    to invest with dignity or honour

    Synonyms:
    prefer, ennoble, honor, exalt, elevate, advance, illustrate, adorn

  3. dignify(verb)

    to give distinction to

    Synonyms:
    ennoble, exalt, adorn, advance, elevate, prefer, honor, illustrate

  4. dignify(verb)

    to exalt in rank

    Synonyms:
    prefer, exalt, elevate, adorn, advance, ennoble, illustrate, honor

  5. dignify(verb)

    to honor.

    Your worth will dignify our feast. - B. Jonson.

    Synonyms:
    prefer, ennoble, adorn, elevate, illustrate, honor, advance, exalt

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dignify

    Synonyms:
    advance, aggrandize, elevate, exalt, honor, promote, raise, uplift

    Antonyms:
    abase, bring low, cast down, debase, degrade, depress, discredit, disgrace, dishonor, humble, humiliate, lower, reduce, sink

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dignify

    Synonyms:
    aggrandize, elevate, invest, adorn, exalt, advance, promote, honor

    Antonyms:
    degrade, disinvest, humiliate, disgrace

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dignify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    advance, promote, exalt, ennoble, prefer to office

  2. dignify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    honor, grace, adorn, give lustre to, add dignity to

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dignify(v)

    Synonyms:
    exalt, grace, ennoble, honor, elevate

How to pronounce dignify?

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How to say dignify in sign language?

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How to use dignify in a sentence?

  1. Matt Lauer:

    Have we had a completely perfect, easy marriage? No, but the stories you’ve read over the years are not true. The accusations (of infidelity) are ridiculous and I’m not going to (dignify) them with an answer. It’s not true.

  2. Mike Pence:

    I left today’s Colts game because [ Trump ] and I will not dignify any event that disrespects our soldiers, our Flag or our National Anthem, while everyone is entitled to Vice President Mike Pence own opinions, I don’t think it’s too much to ask National Football League players to respect the Flag and our National Anthem.

  3. David Cameron:

    I suspect what's happening here is the Russians are trying to make some sort of a point, and I don't think we should dignify it with too much of a response.

  4. Mike Pence:

    I left today’s Colts game because [ Trump ] and I will not dignify any event that disrespects our soldiers, our Flag or our National Anthem, while everyone is entitled to Vice President Mike Pence own opinions, I don’t think it’s too much to ask NFL players to respect the Flag and our National Anthem.

  5. Elizabeth Kennedy:

    I don't want to dignify her claims with a response. i want him to grow up and do the right thing by his daughter.


Translations for dignify

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  • въздигам, удостоявам, повишавамBulgarian
  • vererenDutch

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