dignify Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “dignify” in the English Dictionary

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dignifyverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈdɪɡ.nɪ.faɪ/
to ​cause something to be ​respected and ​consideredimportant to ​cause something to be ​respected and ​consideredimportant when that is not ​deserved: I'm not ​even going to dignify that ​stupidquestion with an ​answer.
(Definition of dignify from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dignify”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使…受到重视, 使…受到尊重, 抬举,抬高…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使…受到重視, 使…受到尊重, 抬舉,抬高…
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