transitive verb tran·scen·den·tal·ize

Definition of transcendentalize


  1. 1 :  to make transcendent :  cause to transcend other Christian critics … transcendentalize the values out of all significant contact with action — E. E. Aubrey

  2. 2 :  to make transcendental :  idealize was so easy for him to transcendentalize this emotion — H. S. Canby

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Origin and Etymology of transcendentalize

1transcendental + -ize

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to cast off or become cast off

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