barbarize

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verb bar·ba·rize \ˈbär-bə-ˌrīz\

Definition of barbarize

barbarized

;

barbarizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make barbarian or barbarous

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become barbarous

barbarization

play \ˌbär-bə-rə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of barbarize

1602

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