dignify definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To confer self-esteem or honor on; give difference to: dignified him with a title.
    • to boost the condition of (one thing unworthy or lowly); make honorable: wouldn't normally dignify the insulting concern with a response.
    • To invest with dignity or honor; which will make illustrious; to give distinction to; to exalt in rank; to honor.
    • To confer self-esteem or honor on; offer difference to: dignified him with a title.
    • To raise the status of (one thing unworthy or lowly); make honorable: wouldn't dignify the insulting question with an answer.
    • to get with dignity or honor; which will make illustrious; to provide difference to; to exalt in position; to honor.
  • verb:
    • to take a position with dignity or honour
    • to give distinction to
    • to exalt in position
    • to honor.
    • enhance the status of
    • confer dignity or honor upon
    • to invest with dignity or honour
    • to give distinction to
    • to exalt in position
    • to honor.
    • improve the condition of
    • confer self-esteem or honor upon
  • others:
    • to get with honor or self-esteem; exalt in rank or office; promote.
    • To confer honor upon; make illustrious; provide celebrity to; honor.
    • To make worth admiration and value; elevate.
    • = Syn.1. To choose, advance.
    • To grace, adorn, ennoble, lend or give luster to.
    • to take a position with honor or self-esteem; exalt in ranking or office; promote.
    • To confer honor upon; make illustrious; offer celebrity to; honor.
    • to create worthy of admiration and respect; elevate.
    • = Syn.1. To choose, advance.
    • To grace, decorate, ennoble, provide or give luster to.

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