animalize

verb an·i·mal·ize \ ˈa-nə-mə-ˌlīz \

Definition of animalize

animalized; animalizing
transitive verb
1 : to represent in animal form
2 : to cause to be or act like an animal

animalization

play \ˌa-nə-mə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of animalize in a Sentence

  1. six months of solitary living in the jungle would animalize anyone

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First Known Use of animalize

1741



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