Superficialize Su`per*fi"cial*ize, v. t. To attend to, or to treat, superficially, or in a shallow or slighting way. [R.] [1913 Webster]

It is a characteristic weakness of the day to superficialize evil. --E. P. Whipple. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • superficialize — verb To render superficial; to trivialize …   Wiktionary

  • superficialize — su·per·fi·cial·ize …   English syllables

  • superficialize — ˈfishəˌlīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) : to make superficial …   Useful english dictionary

  • superficialise — /supəˈfɪʃəlaɪz/ (say soohpuh fishuhluyz) verb (t) (superficialised, superficialising) to reduce to a trivial status; make unimportant. Also, superficialize …   Australian English dictionary

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