Theologize
Theologize The*ol"o*gize, v. i. To frame a system of theology; to theorize or speculate upon theological subjects. [1913 Webster]

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  • Theologize — The*ol o*gize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Theologized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Theologizing}.] [Cf. F. th[ e]ologiser.] To render theological; to apply to divinity; to reduce to a system of theology. [1913 Webster] School divinity was but Aristotle s… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • theologize — [thē äl′ə jīz΄] vt. theologized, theologizing to put into theological terms; fit into a theology vi. to speculate theologically theologizer n …   English World dictionary

  • theologize — verb ( gized; gizing) Date: 1649 transitive verb to make theological ; give a religious significance to intransitive verb to theorize theologically • theologizer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • theologize — theologization, n. theologizer, n. /thee ol euh juyz /, v., theologized, theologizing. v.i. 1. to theorize or speculate upon theological subjects. v.t. 2. to make theological; treat theologically. Also, esp. Brit., theologise. [1640 50; < ML… …   Universalium

  • theologize — verb a) To treat something from a theological viewpoint b) To discuss or speculate about theological subjects …   Wiktionary

  • theologize — the·ol·o·gize …   English syllables

  • theologize — verb 1. treat from a theological viewpoint or render theological in character • Syn: ↑theologise • Derivationally related forms: ↑theologiser (for: ↑theologise), ↑theologizer • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Theologized — Theologize The*ol o*gize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Theologized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Theologizing}.] [Cf. F. th[ e]ologiser.] To render theological; to apply to divinity; to reduce to a system of theology. [1913 Webster] School divinity was but… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Theologizing — Theologize The*ol o*gize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Theologized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Theologizing}.] [Cf. F. th[ e]ologiser.] To render theological; to apply to divinity; to reduce to a system of theology. [1913 Webster] School divinity was but… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • theologise — verb 1. treat from a theological viewpoint or render theological in character • Syn: ↑theologize • Derivationally related forms: ↑theologiser, ↑theologizer (for: ↑theologize) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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