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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Raise the status of; Confer honor upon.

Usage examples (27)
  • I shall not dignify this insensitive remark with an answer
  • Uh, yeah, so you won't "dignify" me with a link because... why?
  • The Atlantic's liberal bloggers are puffed up with outrage that Mrs. Clinton would "dignify" the Spectator, as James Fallows puts it:
  • Please do not dignify them by calling them fighters. for more
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