missionize

verb
mis·​sion·​ize | \ ˈmi-shə-ˌnīz How to pronounce missionize (audio) \
missionized; missionizing

Definition of missionize

intransitive verb

: to carry on missionary work

transitive verb

: to do missionary work among

Other Words from missionize

missionization \ ˌmi-​shə-​nə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce missionization (audio) \ noun
missionizer \ ˈmi-​shə-​ˌnī-​zər How to pronounce missionizer (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of missionize

1826, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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“Missionize.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/missionize?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=m&file=missio06. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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