Definition of depoliticize
: to remove the political character of : take out of the realm of politics depoliticize foreign aid
depoliticizationplay \ˌdē-pə-ˌli-tə-sə-ˈzä-shən\ noun
Examples of depoliticize in a Sentence
She says we need to depoliticize the process by which judges are chosen.
The humanitarian aid groups want to see foreign aid depoliticized.
Recent Examples of depoliticize from the Web
In trying to depoliticize his treatment of Clinton, however, Comey seems to have created a new headache for the law-enforcement agency.
And yet, Mr. Erdogan is likely to once again move aggressively to permanently depoliticize the military.
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DEPOLITICIZE Defined for English Language Learners
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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