Villanized
Villanize Vil"lan*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Villanized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Villanizing}.] To make vile; to debase; to degrade; to revile. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Were virtue by descent, a noble name Could never villanize his father's fame. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]


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  • Villanize — Vil lan*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Villanized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Villanizing}.] To make vile; to debase; to degrade; to revile. [R.] [1913 Webster] Were virtue by descent, a noble name Could never villanize his father s fame. Dryden. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Villanizing — Villanize Vil lan*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Villanized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Villanizing}.] To make vile; to debase; to degrade; to revile. [R.] [1913 Webster] Were virtue by descent, a noble name Could never villanize his father s fame. Dryden.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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