One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the landscape had been tamed and weakened by man's attempts to prettify nature’
beautify, make attractive, make pretty, pretty up, titivate, dress up, adorn, ornament, embellish, trick out, decorate, smarten, smarten up, glamorize, prink, preen, primp
informal doll up, do up, give something a facelift
British informal tart up
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