Synonyms for dignify:
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
make honorable; glorify (verb)
Usage examples for dignify:
- In the wide avenues the straggling trees were doing their best to dignify the city, and flowers were blooming everywhere. - "54-40 or Fight", Emerson Hough.
- Ever so many people will see it there who would not go to picture- galleries to see it, and then- And then it may go far to dignify their daily needs, said Robert. - "The Portion of Labor", Mary E. Wilkins Freeman.
- Nevertheless, the German reply was not in all its parts a document fully worthy of the occasion, because in spite of the justice and importance of much of its contents, a truly broad treatment and high dignify of outlook were a little wanting, and the general effect lacks the simple treatment, with the dispassionate objectivity of despair which the deep passions of the occasion might have evoked. - "The Economic Consequences of the Peace", John Maynard Keynes.