Dig·ni·fied a. Marked with dignity; stately; as, a dignified judge.
dig·ni·fy v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dignified p. pr. & vb. n. Dignifying.] To invest with dignity or honor; to make illustrious; to give distinction to; to exalt in rank; to honor.
Your worth will dignify our feast. --B. Jonson.
Syn: -- To exalt; elevate; prefer; advance; honor; illustrate; adorn; ennoble.
adj 1: having or expressing dignity; especially formality or
stateliness in bearing or appearance; "her dignified
demeanor"; "the director of the school was a dignified
white-haired gentleman" [ant: undignified]
2: having or showing self-esteem [syn: self-respecting, self-respectful]
v 1: confer dignity or honor upon; "He was dignified with a
title" [syn: ennoble]
2: raise the status of; "I shall not dignify this insensitive
remark with an answer"