catechise

noun
cat·​e·​chise
variants: or catechis \ ˈkätəˌjiz , -​ˌchis \
plural catechises\ -​ˌjizə̇z , -​ˌchisə̇z \

Definition of catechise

 (Entry 1 of 2)

now dialectal

catechise

Definition of catechise (Entry 2 of 2)

variant spelling of

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History and Etymology for catechise

Noun

catechise, modification of French catéchèse, from Middle French, from Late Latin catechesis; catechis, probably short for catechism

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“Catechise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/catechise. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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