sophisticate n : a worldly-wise person [syn: man of the world]
1 make less natural or innocent; "Their manners had sophisticated the young girls"
2 practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive [syn: twist, twist around, pervert, convolute]
3 alter and make impure, as with the intention to deceive; "Sophisticate rose water with geraniol" [syn: doctor, doctor up]
4 make more complex or refined; "a sophisticated design"
- A worldly-wise person