verb lyr·i·cize \-ˌsīz\

Definition of lyricize


  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to write or sing lyrics

  3. 2 :  to write in a lyric style

  4. transitive verb
  5. :  to treat in a lyric manner making a revel of life and lyricizing death, hardship, and villainy — W. J. Fisher

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to criticize severely

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