transitive verb pas·to·ral·ize \ˈpast(ə)rəˌlīz\
variants: also British



Definition of pastoralize


  1. 1 :  to render pastoral or rural; specifically :  to convert to a pastoral economy or social organization his famous proposal to pastoralize the country — Robert Lekachman

  2. 2 :  to put into a pastoral or into the pastoral form

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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