analogize

verb anal·o·gize \ -ˌjīz \
Updated on: 6 Nov 2017

Definition of analogize

analogized; analogizing
intransitive verb
: to use or exhibit analogy
transitive verb
: to compare by analogy

Examples of analogize in a Sentence

  1. analogized the White House scandal to a cancer that was spreading to every internal organ of the body

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First Known Use of analogize

1655

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