Definition of angelify in English:


Pronunciation /anˈdʒɛlɪfʌɪ/


  • To make (a person or other being) into or like an angel; to make or render (something) angelic; (later also frequently) to regard, represent, or treat as angelic.


Late 16th century; earliest use found in Gabriel Harvey (c1552–1631), scholar and writer. From post-classical Latin angelificare to make into that of an angel (early 3rd century in Tertullian) from angelus + classical Latin -ficāre.