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etymologize

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verb et·y·mol·o·gize \-ˌjīz\

Definition of etymologize

etymologized

etymologizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to discover, formulate, or state an etymology for

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to study or formulate etymologies



Circa 1530

First Known Use of etymologize

circa 1530

Rhymes with etymologize

Americanize, apotheosize, colonialize, compartmentalize, conceptualize, consolation prize, contextualize, decriminalize, delegitimize, demilitarize, denaturalize, departmentalize, depoliticize, desexualize, epigrammatize, Europeanize, exteriorize, ideologize, individualize, industrialize, internationalize, legitimatize, materialize, memorialize, miniaturize, politicalize, private enterprise, professionalize, psychoanalyze, revolutionize, self-actualize, sensationalize, sentimentalize, spiritualize, underutilize, universalize


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