Subtilizer \Sub"til*i`zer\, n. One who subtilizes. [1913 Webster]

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  • subtilizer — sub·til·iz·er …   English syllables

  • subtilizer — zə(r) noun ( s) : one that subtilizes …   Useful english dictionary

  • subtilize — subtilization, n. subtilizer, n. /sut l uyz , sub teuh luyz /, v., subtilized, subtilizing. v.t. 1. to elevate in character; sublimate. 2. to make (the mind, senses, etc.) keen or discerning; sharpen. 3. to introduce subtleties into or argue… …   Universalium

  • pedant — n 1. intellectual, pedagogue, Inf. know it all; bibliophile, bookworm, scholar, highbrow, Inf. egghead, Inf. walking encyclopedia; aesthete, Inf. longhair, bluestocking; platitudinizer, Inf. bromide, bore, stuffed shirt; attitudinarian,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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