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monumentalize

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verb mon·u·men·tal·ize \-ˈmen-təl-ˌīz\

Definition of monumentalize

mon·u·men·tal·izedmon·u·men·tal·iz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to record or memorialize lastingly by a monument



Examples of monumentalize

  1. <adding to the appeal of the Taj Mahal is the fact that it monumentalizes one man's undying love for his wife>



1857

First Known Use of monumentalize

1857


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