Definition of 'sophisticate'
- a worldly-wise person
Synonyms: man of the world
- make less natural or innocent; "Their manners had sophisticated the young girls"
- practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive; "Don't twist my words"
Synonyms: twist twist around pervert convolute
- alter and make impure, as with the intention to deceive; "Sophisticate rose water with geraniol"
Synonyms: doctor doctor up
- make more complex or refined; "a sophisticated design"