HyperDic: demystify

English > 1 sense of the word demystify:
VERBchangedemystifymake less mysterious or remove the mystery from
demystify > pronunciation
Soundsdiymih'stahfay.
Rhymesacidify ... vilify: 78 rhymes with fay...
English > demystify: 1 sense > verb 1, change
Meaningmake less mysterious or remove the mystery from.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"let's demystify the event by explaining what it is all about"
Broaderclarify, clear up, elucidatemake clear and (more) comprehensible
Oppositemystifymake mysterious
Spanishdesmitificar, esclarecer, explicar
Catalanaclarir

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