baptize


baptize

verb

Definition of BAPTIZE

1
to give a name to <baptized the child Anne>
2
to put into an office or welcome into an organization with special ceremonies <the new sisters will be baptized with special initiation rites at the sorority house>
Related Words swear in; consecrate, enshrine; accept, admit, receive, take in; enlist, enroll (also enrol)

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