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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Renovate so as to make it conform to middle-class aspirations.

Usage examples (30)
  • gentrify a row of old houses
  • Verb (used without object) : Some neighborhoods gentrify more easily than others
  • The locals were trying to gentrify the downtown area.
  • Their plans to gentrify the West End are sidetracked. for more
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