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beatify

be·at·i·fy

beatify

 
 
pronunciation:
bi ae tih faI
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: beatified, beatifies, beatifying
definition 1: to make profoundly happy or blissful.
definition 2: in the Roman Catholic Church, to proclaim (a deceased person) blessed in heaven and deserving of a ceremony of honor.
definition 3: to admire or exalt as superior.
Many classical music lovers beatify Bach's concertos.