transitive verb, often capitalized san·skrit·ize \ˈsanzkrəˌtīz\

Definition of sanskritize


  1. :  to modify (a word, phrase, or language) to conform to characteristics distinctive of Sanskrit the interpreters' grasp of Hindi is said to be sound but their vocabulary is highly Sanskritized — Christopher Rand

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Origin and Etymology of sanskritize

sanskrit + -ize

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a brief usually trivial fact

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