Synonyms of 'dignify'
to add distinction toI see no point in dignifying this kind of speculation with a response.
Two pioneering surgeons were honoured with the Nobel Prize.
He graced our ceremony with his distinguished presence.
She was to be raised to the rank of ambassador.
I was promoted to editor and then editorial director.
He was elevated to the post of Prime Minister.
They've glorified his job with an impressive title.
God has put down the mighty from their seats, and exalted them of low degree.
the sciences and arts, which ennoble and embellish human life
He would go on and on, showing off, aggrandizing himself.
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in the sense of aggrandize
to make greater in size, power, or rankHe would go on and on, showing off, aggrandizing himself.
in the sense of elevate
to raise in rank or statusHe was elevated to the post of Prime Minister.
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