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platitudinize

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verb, plat·i·tu·di·nize \-ˈtü-də-ˌnīz, -ˈtyü-\

Definition of platitudinize

platitudinizedplatitudinizing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to utter platitudes



Origin of platitudinize

platitudinous


First Known Use: 1868


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