darwinize

verb, often capitalized dar·win·ize

Definition of darwinize

-ed/-ing/-s
intransitive verb
:to think in Darwinian terms or ways
  • a philosopher with a tendency to Darwinize
transitive verb
:to convert to or imbue with a Darwinian point of view
  • Ibsen was Darwinized to the extent of exploiting heredity on the stage
  • —G. B. Shaw

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Origin and Etymology of darwinize

C. R. Darwin + English -ize


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