transitive verb
tro·​cha·​ize | \ ˈtrōkāˌīz\
variants: or trocheize or trocheeize \ -​kēˌ-​ \

Definition of trochaize

: to change into a trochee : make trochaic

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History and Etymology for trochaize

trochaize from trochaic + -ize; trocheize, trocheeize from trochee + -ize

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