Neoterize
Neoterize Ne*ot"er*ize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Neoterized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Neoterized}.] [Gr. ? to innovate.] To innovate; to coin or introduce new words. [1913 Webster]

Freely as we of the nineteenth century neoterize. --fized. Hall. [1913 Webster]


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  • neoterize — /nee ot euh ruyz /, v.i., neoterized, neoterizing. to coin new words, terms, or expressions; neologize. Also, esp. Brit., neoterise. [1870 75; < Gk neoterízein, equiv. to neóter(os) (see NEOTERIC) + izein IZE] * * * neoterize or neoterise /nē… …   Useful english dictionary

  • neoterize — /nee ot euh ruyz /, v.i., neoterized, neoterizing. to coin new words, terms, or expressions; neologize. Also, esp. Brit., neoterise. [1870 75; < Gk neoterízein, equiv. to neóter(os) (see NEOTERIC) + izein IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • neoterize — verb /niˈɒtəˌraɪz/ To modernize. The local library recently neoterized as it installed computer listing off all the books. See Also: neoterically …   Wiktionary

  • Neoterized — Neoterize Ne*ot er*ize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Neoterized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Neoterized}.] [Gr. ? to innovate.] To innovate; to coin or introduce new words. [1913 Webster] Freely as we of the nineteenth century neoterize. fized. Hall. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neoterized — Neoterize Ne*ot er*ize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Neoterized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Neoterized}.] [Gr. ? to innovate.] To innovate; to coin or introduce new words. [1913 Webster] Freely as we of the nineteenth century neoterize. fized. Hall. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neoterise — neoterize or neoterise /nē otˈə rīz/ intransitive verb • • • Main Entry: ↑neoteric …   Useful english dictionary

  • neoterism — /nee ot euh riz euhm/, n. 1. an innovation in language, as a new word, term, or expression. 2. the use of new words, terms, or expressions. [1870 75; < Gk neoterismós an attempt to change, equiv. to neoter(ízein) to make innovations (see… …   Universalium

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