dandification
noun see dandify

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dandification — See dandify. * * * …   Universalium

  • dandification — n. act of making into a dandy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dandification — dan·di·fi·ca·tion …   English syllables

  • dandification — ˌdandə̇fə̇ˈkāshən, ˌdaan , ndēf noun ( s) 1. : the action of dandifying or the state of being dandified 2. : something that dandifies …   Useful english dictionary

  • dandify — dandification, n. /dan deuh fuy /, v.t., dandified, dandifying. to make into or cause to resemble a dandy or fop. [1815 25; DANDY + FY] * * * …   Universalium

  • dandify — transitive verb ( fied; fying) Date: 1823 to cause to resemble a dandy • dandification noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dandify — /ˈdændəfaɪ/ (say danduhfuy) verb (t) (dandified, dandifying) to make dandy like or foppish; dress or fit out like a dandy. –dandification /dændəfəˈkeɪʃən/ (say danduhfuh kayshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • dandify — [dan′də fī΄] vt. dandified, dandifying to make look like a dandy; dress up dandification n …   English World dictionary

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