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baptize

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of baptize

  1. 1 to give a name to baptized the child “Anne” Synonyms of baptize name, call, christen, clepe [archaic], denominate, designate, dub, entitle, label, nominate, style, term, titleWords Related to baptize brand, stigmatize, tag; denote, specify; miscall, misname, mistitle; code-name, nickname; rechristen, relabel, rename; surname

  2. 2 to put into an office or welcome into an organization with special ceremonies the new sisters will be baptized with special initiation rites at the sorority house Synonyms of baptize install, inaugurate, induct, initiate, instate, invest, seatWords Related to baptize swear in; consecrate, enshrine; accept, admit, receive, take in; enlist, enroll (also enrol)Near Antonyms of baptize can, discharge, fire, terminate; muster out



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