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commodifying

verb
present participle of commodify

Synonyms of commodifying

disapproving to treat (something that cannot be owned or that everyone has a right to) like a product that can be bought and sold
  • Do we really want to commodify our water supply?
  • I feel like our culture is being commodified.

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“Commodifying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/commodifying. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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