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uglify

[uhg-luh-fahy] /ˈʌg ləˌfaɪ/
verb (used with object), uglified, uglifying.
1.
to make ugly.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; ugly + -fy
Related forms
uglification, noun
uglifier, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for uglify

uglify

/ˈʌɡlɪˌfaɪ/
verb -fies, -fying, -fied
1.
to make or become ugly or more ugly
Derived Forms
uglification, noun
uglifier, noun
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Word Origin and History for uglify
v.

1570s; see ugly + -fy. Related: uglified; uglifying.

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