prettify
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈpɹɪtɪfʌɪ/
Verb

prettify

  1. To make pretty or prettier, to make more attractive, especially only in a superficial way. [from 17th c.]
    • 2011, ‘Land of the wasted talent’, The Economist, 5 Nov 2011:
      Old-fashioned bosses see their role as prettifying the office and forming a pool of potential marriage partners for male employees.
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