spoonerize

verb

spoon·​er·​ize
-ˌrīz
-ed/-ing/-s

transitive verb

: to make a spoonerism of or in
spoonerized recipes and words of advice to householdersCurrent Biography

intransitive verb

: to make spoonerisms

Word History

Etymology

Rev. William A. Spooner †1930 + English -ize

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“Spoonerize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spoonerize. Accessed 28 Mar. 2023.

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