depoliticize

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verb de·po·lit·i·cize \ˌdē-pə-ˈli-tə-ˌsīz\

Definition of depoliticize

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to remove the political character of :  take out of the realm of politics <depoliticize foreign aid>

depoliticization

play \ˌdē-pə-ˌli-tə-sə-ˈzä-shən\ noun

Examples of depoliticize in a sentence

  1. She says we need to depoliticize the process by which judges are chosen.

  2. The humanitarian aid groups want to see foreign aid depoliticized.

1937

First Known Use of depoliticize

1937


DEPOLITICIZE Defined for English Language Learners

depoliticize

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verb de·po·lit·i·cize \ˌdē-pə-ˈli-tə-ˌsīz\

Definition of depoliticize for English Language Learners

  • : to change (something) so that it is no longer influenced or controlled by politics


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