alchemize

verb
al·​che·​mize | \ ˈal-kə-ˌmīz How to pronounce alchemize (audio) \
alchemized; alchemizing

Definition of alchemize

transitive verb

: to change by alchemy : transmute

Examples of alchemize in a Sentence

time and fiction writers have alchemized these Wild West thugs into romantic heroes
Recent Examples on the Web Pop culture, always ready to alchemize anxiety into entertainment, has been weaving that sense of abandonment into its stories. Megan Garber, The Atlantic, 7 Feb. 2022 The pre-recession two-thousands were an unusual time in American economic history—a moment in which frenetic but ambiguous activity seemed to alchemize into prosperity. Cal Newport, The New Yorker, 25 Oct. 2021 The challenge is how to process those setbacks and alchemize them into the ultimate success of your company. James Garvey, Forbes, 14 Sep. 2021 Your guides are asking you to alchemize the pain, overwhelming feelings, or frustration that’s been present into something beautiful. Meghan Ros, Glamour, 1 July 2021 Your guides are asking you to alchemize the pain, overwhelming feelings, or frustration that’s been present into something beautiful. Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 June 2021 Your guides are asking you to alchemize the pain, overwhelming feelings, or frustration that’s been present into something beautiful. Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 June 2021 Your guides are asking you to alchemize the pain, overwhelming feelings, or frustration that’s been present into something beautiful. Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 May 2021 Your guides are asking you to alchemize the pain, overwhelming feelings, or frustration that’s been present into something beautiful. Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 May 2021 See More

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First Known Use of alchemize

1594, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alchemize

alchemy + -ize

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“Alchemize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alchemize. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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