allegorize

verb
al·​le·​go·​rize | \ˈa-lə-ˌgȯr-ˌīz, -gər-\
allegorized; allegorizing

Definition of allegorize 

intransitive verb

1 : to give allegorical explanations

2 : to compose or use allegory

transitive verb

1 : to treat or explain as an allegory

2 : to make into allegory

Other Words from allegorize

allegorization \ˌa-​lə-​ˌgȯr-​ə-​ˈzā-​shən, -​gər-​ \ noun
allegorizer noun

First Known Use of allegorize

15th century, in the meaning defined at transitive sense 2

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