spiritualize

verb
spir·​i·​tu·​al·​ize | \ ˈspir-i-chə-wə-ˌlīz How to pronounce spiritualize (audio) , -i-chə-ˌlīz, -ich-wə-ˌlīz\
spiritualized; spiritualizing

Definition of spiritualize

transitive verb

1 : to make spiritual especially : to purify from the corrupting influences of the world
2 : to give a spiritual meaning to or understand in a spiritual sense

Other Words from spiritualize

spiritualization \ ˌspir-​i-​chə-​wə-​lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce spiritualization (audio) , -​i-​chə-​lə-​ , -​ich-​wə-​lə-​ \ noun

First Known Use of spiritualize

1631, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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