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Meaning of "mattify" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD MATTIFY

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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF MATTIFY

mattify  [ˈmætɪˌfaɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MATTIFY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mattify 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 mattify in English.

WHAT DOES MATTIFY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of mattify in the English dictionary

The definition of mattify in the dictionary is to make less oily or shiny using cosmetics.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO MATTIFY

PRESENT

Present
I mattify
you mattify
he/she/it mattifies
we mattify
you mattify
they mattify
Present continuous
I am mattifying
you are mattifying
he/she/it is mattifying
we are mattifying
you are mattifying
they are mattifying
Present perfect
I have mattified
you have mattified
he/she/it has mattified
we have mattified
you have mattified
they have mattified
Present perfect continuous
I have been mattifying
you have been mattifying
he/she/it has been mattifying
we have been mattifying
you have been mattifying
they have been mattifying
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 mattified
you mattified
he/she/it mattified
we mattified
you mattified
they mattified
Past continuous
I was mattifying
you were mattifying
he/she/it was mattifying
we were mattifying
you were mattifying
they were mattifying
Past perfect
I had mattified
you had mattified
he/she/it had mattified
we had mattified
you had mattified
they had mattified
Past perfect continuous
I had been mattifying
you had been mattifying
he/she/it had been mattifying
we had been mattifying
you had been mattifying
they had been mattifying
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

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

CONDITIONAL

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

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you mattify
we let´s mattify
you mattify
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to mattify
Past participle
mattified
Present Participle
mattifying
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 MATTIFY


beatify
bɪˈætɪˌfaɪ
beautify
ˈbjuːtɪˌfaɪ
certify
ˈsɜːtɪˌfaɪ
demystify
diːˈmɪstɪˌfaɪ
fortify
ˈfɔːtɪˌfaɪ
gratify
ˈɡrætɪˌfaɪ
identifier
aɪˈdɛntɪˌfaɪ
identify
aɪˈdɛntɪˌfaɪ
interstratify
ˌɪntəˈstrætɪˌfaɪ
justify
ˈdʒʌstɪˌfaɪ
mortify
ˈmɔːtɪˌfaɪ
notify
ˈnəʊtɪˌfaɪ
objectify
əbˈdʒɛktɪˌfaɪ
prettify
ˈprɪtɪˌfaɪ
quantify
ˈkwɒntɪˌfaɪ
ratify
ˈrætɪˌfaɪ
rectify
ˈrɛktɪˌfaɪ
sanctify
ˈsæŋktɪˌfaɪ
stratify
ˈstrætɪˌfaɪ
testify
ˈtɛstɪˌfaɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MATTIFY

matters
mattery
Matthew
Matthew Paris
Matthew Walker
Matthews
Matthias
Matthias I Corvinus
mattie
mattified
mattifies
mattin
matting
mattins
Matto Grosso
mattock
mattoid
mattrass
mattress
mattress cover

WORDS THAT END LIKE MATTIFY

acetify
brutify
citify
compactify
decertify
flintify
fructify
frutify
left-justify
misidentify
moistify
mystify
overidentify
prenotify
presanctify
rejustify
renotify
right-justify
stultify
unsanctify

Synonyms and antonyms of mattify in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «mattify» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MATTIFY

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

Translator English - Chinese

mattify
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Mattify
570 millions of speakers

English

mattify
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

mattify
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

mattify
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

mattify
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Mattify
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

mattify
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

matifier
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Matikan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mattify
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

mattify
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

mattify
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mattify
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mattify
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

mattify
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विवेचन करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

mattify
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Mattify
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mattify
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

mattify
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mattify
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

χαρίζει ματ όψη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mattify
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

mattify
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

mattere
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mattify

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MATTIFY»

The term «mattify» is regularly used and occupies the 58.744 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mattify

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MATTIFY»

Discover the use of mattify in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mattify and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Spa Wars: The Ugly Truth about the Beauty Industry
Mattify. Dr. Brandt No More Pores www.drbrandtskincare.com This product is amazingly good! I put it on my t–zone right before my foundation, and I stay matte all day long. I was really shocked. There might be some talc hidden in it, but ...
Lora Condon, 2011
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The Teenage Guide to Popularity
These are your makeup brush must haves: Thick powder brush A dense brush is very soft on the face and applies an even layer of powder to set the foundation and mattify the skin. Angled blush brush The angle in this brush allows it to do ...
Hillary Marek, 2010
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Against Expression: An Anthology of Conceptual Writing
My cleansing gel To gradually mattify the shiny appearance of my skin, tighten my dilated pores, and clean up my blackheads, I have a solution: clean my face every night with my purifying gel with zinc—known to be an active controller of ...
Craig Dworkin, Kenneth Goldsmith, 2011
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Cooking Your Way to Gorgeous: Skin-Friendly Superfoods, ...
There are plenty of nongreasy SPF formulations available today, but, if sunblock makes you feel greasy, add a pinch of cornstarch to your daily SPF to help mattify your skin while you protect it. Freckles and Melanin Freckles are the result of a ...
Scott-Vincent Borba, 2013
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Radiant Beauty
... or remoisten with water and blend. 2. Blend the edges and tap away any pooling fluid. It will look slightly wet, but not white or drenched. 3. Allow the liquid to dry fully. A good application will mattify the skin without looking pasty or white.
Hannah Terrell
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Skintervention: The Personalized Solution for Healthier, ...
Wash the mixture off with warm water. The sugar scrub will open up your pores, and the baking soda will not only help clear up skin imperfections, but will help mattify your skin as well. Oatmeal Skin-Polishing Scrub 3/4 cup dry oatmeal 1/2 cup ...
Scott-Vincent Borba, 2011
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English Language Word Builder
... CARNIFY COALIFY CORNIFY DAMNIFY DANDIFY DENSIFY DULCIFY ICONIFY LITHIFY MATTIFY MERCIFY METRIFY MICRIFY MOLLIFY MUNDIFY NIGRIFY NITRIFY PLEBIFY PONTIFY PROSIFY RUSSIFY SACRIFY SCARIFY SCORIFY ...
Bob Jackman, 2012
8
Acne For Dummies
... that helps absorb oil on your face and, ideally, prevents oil from breaking through. The following are a few suggestions: Neutrogena Pore Refining Mattifier Shine Control Gel Lancome Pure Focus T-Zone Mattifier Loreal Hydra Mattify ...
Herbert P. Goodheart, M.D., 2011
9
The Beauty Trade: Youth, Gender, and Fashion Globalization
... foreheads less prominent, or to otherwise “fix” imperfections of the facial features. Any cosmetician will use liquid foundation to make the color of a quinceañera's skin more even, powder to set and mattify the founda- tion, and cheek blush to ...
Angela B. McCracken, 2014
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Make-up
Always test foundation in natural light as this gives the truest representation possible and always colour test foundation on the jaw line to ensure a perfect match. Brown Dark brown Primers Primers have been used for many years to mattify.
Rosie Watson, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MATTIFY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mattify is used in the context of the following news items.
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Independent beauty boutique CaBella celebrates first birthday with a …
Mattify after application with a clean stippling brush. 2. Secondly, apply the Urban Decay 24/7 Concealer Pencil, £14, Debenhams, Long Row. «Nottingham Post, Jul 15»
2
Sun protection beauty products to wear over makeup
... following has released a makeup setting mist designed to refresh, set makeup and mattify the skin while providing UV protection (SPF 50). «amNY, Jul 15»
3
Weekend Beauty Hack: 5 Alternate Uses for Eyeshadow
This is also a great way to mattify too-shiny liquid eyeliner. MORE: Why You Need Brown Eyeshadow In Your Life. Pro tip: If you want to really ... «StyleCaster, Jul 15»
4
Mattify your lipstick in 4 easy steps
Then here's a step by step on how to mattify your lips: What you will need: 1. Any lipstick of your choice. Our current favourites include Chanel's ... «Women24, Jul 15»
5
Which Mattifying Beauty Products Work The Best At Controlling Oil …
The only oil-controlling powder I tested, this Balancing Primer Powder can be used both under foundation to mattify the skin, and over ... «Bustle, Jul 15»
6
15 DIY beauty hacks
Mattify skin with Phillips' Milk of Magnesia: In the morning, after you've cleansed your skin and applied moisturiser, dab some Milk of Magnesia ... «DestinyConnect, Jul 15»
7
Contouring Is Out, Let's Talk Strobing
Do this by using a powder to mattify areas that you'd normally contour like under the cheekbone, the top of the forehead and down the sides of ... «The Debrief, Jun 15»
8
Inside the June Beauty Box (Plus a Peek at Next Month)
Cotz Face Sunscreen SPF 40 is a mineral-based sunblock with a (very) sheer beige tint that helps blur out minor imperfections and mattify oily ... «Allure Magazine, Jun 15»
9
Beauty School: bright blue summer eyes, courtesy of Dior
Next use a nude toned shadow to shape and mattify skin, "I don't want it to be highlighted," explains Coombes as he presses the shadow into ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
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Primer time
There are ones that help illuminate the complexion, while eye primers are to mattify, and lip primers moisturise. You cannot use an eye primer ... «Financial Times, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Mattify [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mattify>. Aug 2019 ».
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