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I wanted to reimagine the role, in a way that was respectful of its traditional responsibilities but made them part of a wider pattern of poetry about national incidents, events, preoccupations; and to spend a great deal of time going to schools trying to demystify poetry.
Andrew Motion

Meaning of "demystify" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DEMYSTIFY

demystify  [diːˈmɪstɪˌfaɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DEMYSTIFY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Demystify is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb demystify in English.

WHAT DOES DEMYSTIFY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of demystify in the English dictionary

The definition of demystify in the dictionary is to remove the mystery from; make clear.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO DEMYSTIFY

PRESENT

Present
I demystify
you demystify
he/she/it demystifies
we demystify
you demystify
they demystify
Present continuous
I am demystifying
you are demystifying
he/she/it is demystifying
we are demystifying
you are demystifying
they are demystifying
Present perfect
I have demystified
you have demystified
he/she/it has demystified
we have demystified
you have demystified
they have demystified
Present perfect continuous
I have been demystifying
you have been demystifying
he/she/it has been demystifying
we have been demystifying
you have been demystifying
they have been demystifying
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I demystified
you demystified
he/she/it demystified
we demystified
you demystified
they demystified
Past continuous
I was demystifying
you were demystifying
he/she/it was demystifying
we were demystifying
you were demystifying
they were demystifying
Past perfect
I had demystified
you had demystified
he/she/it had demystified
we had demystified
you had demystified
they had demystified
Past perfect continuous
I had been demystifying
you had been demystifying
he/she/it had been demystifying
we had been demystifying
you had been demystifying
they had been demystifying
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will demystify
you will demystify
he/she/it will demystify
we will demystify
you will demystify
they will demystify
Future continuous
I will be demystifying
you will be demystifying
he/she/it will be demystifying
we will be demystifying
you will be demystifying
they will be demystifying
Future perfect
I will have demystified
you will have demystified
he/she/it will have demystified
we will have demystified
you will have demystified
they will have demystified
Future perfect continuous
I will have been demystifying
you will have been demystifying
he/she/it will have been demystifying
we will have been demystifying
you will have been demystifying
they will have been demystifying
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would demystify
you would demystify
he/she/it would demystify
we would demystify
you would demystify
they would demystify
Conditional continuous
I would be demystifying
you would be demystifying
he/she/it would be demystifying
we would be demystifying
you would be demystifying
they would be demystifying
Conditional perfect
I would have demystify
you would have demystify
he/she/it would have demystify
we would have demystify
you would have demystify
they would have demystify
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been demystifying
you would have been demystifying
he/she/it would have been demystifying
we would have been demystifying
you would have been demystifying
they would have been demystifying
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you demystify
we let´s demystify
you demystify
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to demystify
Past participle
demystified
Present Participle
demystifying
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DEMYSTIFY


beautify
ˈbjuːtɪˌfaɪ
certify
ˈsɜːtɪˌfaɪ
fortify
ˈfɔːtɪˌfaɪ
identifier
aɪˈdɛntɪˌfaɪ
identify
aɪˈdɛntɪˌfaɪ
justify
ˈdʒʌstɪˌfaɪ
karstify
ˈkɑːstɪˌfaɪ
mattify
ˈmætɪˌfaɪ
mortify
ˈmɔːtɪˌfaɪ
mystify
ˈmɪstɪˌfaɪ
notify
ˈnəʊtɪˌfaɪ
objectify
əbˈdʒɛktɪˌfaɪ
prettify
ˈprɪtɪˌfaɪ
quantify
ˈkwɒntɪˌfaɪ
ratify
ˈrætɪˌfaɪ
rectify
ˈrɛktɪˌfaɪ
rejustify
riːˈdʒʌstɪˌfaɪ
retestify
ˌriːˈtestɪˌfaɪ
stratify
ˈstrætɪˌfaɪ
testify
ˈtɛstɪˌfaɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DEMYSTIFY

demutualise
demutualization
demutualize
demy
demy octavo
demy quarto
demyelinate
demyelination
demyship
demystification
demystified
demystifies
demythification
demythify
demythologisation
demythologise
demythologiser
demythologization
demythologize
demythologizer

WORDS THAT END LIKE DEMYSTIFY

acetify
beatify
brutify
compactify
decertify
flintify
fructify
frutify
interstratify
left-justify
misidentify
moistify
overidentify
prenotify
presanctify
recertify
right-justify
sanctify
stultify
unsanctify

Synonyms and antonyms of demystify in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «demystify» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DEMYSTIFY

Find out the translation of demystify to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of demystify from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «demystify» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

不再神秘
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

desmitificar
570 millions of speakers

English

demystify
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रहस्यमय नहीं रखना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

إزالة الغموض
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

развеять мифы
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

desmistificar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

demystify
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

démystifier
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Demystify
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

entmystifizieren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

分かりやすく説明する
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

신비성
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Demystify
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

làm sáng tỏ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

demystify
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मर्यादित करणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

demystify
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

demistificare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

demystify
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

розвіяти міфи
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

demistificarea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

απομυθοποιήσει
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

demystify
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

demystify
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

avmystifisere
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of demystify

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DEMYSTIFY»

The term «demystify» is regularly used and occupies the 90.332 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DEMYSTIFY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about demystify

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QUOTES WITH «DEMYSTIFY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word demystify.
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Andrew Motion
I wanted to reimagine the role, in a way that was respectful of its traditional responsibilities but made them part of a wider pattern of poetry about national incidents, events, preoccupations; and to spend a great deal of time going to schools trying to demystify poetry.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DEMYSTIFY»

Discover the use of demystify in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to demystify and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Demystify Math, Science, and Technology: Creativity, ...
Thus, Demystify Math, Science, and Technology addresses the need to cultivate these skills in young students so that ingenuity, teamwork, and imaginative skills become part of their arsenal in dealing with real world challenges.
Dennis Adams, Mary Hamm, 2013
2
Christian Bale! the Dark Knight Unmasked: Demystify the Real ...
Despite being famous and controversial at times, Bale remains to be a man of mystery. Let us unmask the Dark Knight and discover the real Christian Bale through this intriguing book about the real Christian Bale.
Lovie McGregor, 2012
3
Oracle Soa Patterns: Demystify Service Design and ...
This book helps the readers to understand the different set of Oracle SOA patterns and essential frameworks to be implemented SOA using Oracle SOA.
Kathiravan Udayakumar, 2012
4
Demystify math, science, and technology: creativity, ...
This book provides principles and practical strategies for promoting creative and innovative work in math, science, and technology.
Dennis M. Adams, Mary Hamm, 2010
5
Dreaded Broccoli: A Mother and Daughter Demystify Healthful ...
Provides accurate and simple nutritional guidelines and offers low-fat, improvisational cooking techniques to use with either featured recipes or personal family favorites
Barbara Haspel, Tamar Haspel, 1999
6
Mastering Financial Management: Demystify Finance and ...
This book enables you to master the commercial essentials of the subject and teaches you techniques that will be of immediate use.
Stephen Brookson, 1998
7
Digital Marketing for Everyone: Connect with Your Customers, ...
You are probably interested in this book because you are a creative entrepreneur and want advice on how to market yourself, your business and your product or service.
Eric Morrow, 2012
8
Road Companion to Democracy and Meritocracy: Further Essays ...
How. to. Demystify. John. Fru. Ndi. For. quite a long time now I have never written anything directly about John Fro Ndi or Paul Biya, so as not to create or reinforce the erroneous impression that all our problems begin and end with individual ...
Godfrey B. Tangwa, 2010
9
Watt’s in Your Hand
Demystify. the. Issue. of. Palm. Reading. In an effort to find what's in one's hands, those without a thinking mind will resort to people and areas that would give them a quick fix. The results will be temporary, for in not too distant a future, they will ...
Gloria Boyce, 2010
10
Synchronicity: C.G. Jung, psychoanalysis, and religion
Jung invoked the spiritual, or the supernatural, or the paranormal to explain synchronicity rather than exploring the early stages of human existence.
Mel D. Faber, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DEMYSTIFY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term demystify is used in the context of the following news items.
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DIRT QUAKE USA “If you're daft enough to race it, we're dumb …
Dirt Quake is nominally a British concept imported into the Pacific Northwest. The idea is to demystify dirt-track racing by opening it to all comers ... «Cycleworld, Jul 15»
2
Andreas Antonopoulos Rocks Wired Money 2015 Conference in …
His speaking format is engaging and built to demystify a mysterious technology. The proven lecture format is comprised of providing an ... «CoinTelegraph, Jul 15»
3
England centurion Joe Root exploits dressing-room insight of …
That usually helps to demystify an opponent. If you had met any Australian before this tour and asked about Starc he or she would have taken a ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
4
PulsePro Enhancements Ensure Practices Are Prepared for ICD-10 …
For more information on Pulse's work to demystify the transition to ICD-10, visit its ICD-10 Readiness Resource Center. About Pulse Systems ... «CNNMoney, Jul 15»
5
Spring Cleaning
... along with a handful of local and foreign competitors, has been laboriously trying to demystify the bidet toilet seat for Americans ever since. «GOOD Magazine, Jul 15»
6
More Ghanaians volunteer for Ebola trial
This according to him was as a result of the ongoing public education across the country to demystify the fears and concerns raised by the ... «GhanaWeb, Jul 15»
7
Demystifying REIT Income and Where to Hold it
I will demystify what those distributions are made of using some REIT leaders as examples. Distributions are made of multiple components. «The Motley Fool Canada, Jul 15»
8
French confection: Temperamental macarons worth effort
She agreed to help demystify the delicate dessert in time for Bastille Day, spending four hours on a recent morning explaining the steps. «The Spokesman Review, Jul 15»
9
New signs will bring greenways under one banner
An initiative to install universal signage at all the greenways in the county aims to demystify the whereabouts of the walking paths. “The focus of ... «Smoky Mountain News, Jul 15»
10
Major food companies like Domino's and Coca-Cola deploying …
"Some of the steps that we take on social media to demystify myths are: we track all conversations on a real time basis and engage on social ... «Economic Times, Jul 15»

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