"monkeyfy" meaning in All languages combined

See monkeyfy on Wiktionary

Verb [English]

Etymology: monkey + -fy Etymology templates: {{suffix|en|monkey|fy}} monkey + -fy Head templates: {{en-verb}} monkeyfy (third-person singular simple present monkeyfies, present participle monkeyfying, simple past and past participle monkeyfied) Forms: monkeyfies [present, singular, third-person], monkeyfying [participle, present], monkeyfied [participle, past], monkeyfied [past]
  1. (transitive, dated) To cause to appear foolish; to make a monkey out of. Tags: dated, transitive
    Sense id: monkeyfy-en-verb-UkGeIDCH

Inflected forms

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