Alcoholizing
Alcoholize Al"co*hol*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Alcoholized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Alcoholizing}.] [Cf. F. alcooliser.] 1. To reduce to a fine powder. [Obs.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster]

2. To convert into alcohol; to rectify; also, to saturate with alcohol. [1913 Webster]


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  • alcoholizing — alcoholize (Amer.) v. convert into an alcohol; add alcohol; intoxicate, make drunk (also alcoholise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Alcoholize — Al co*hol*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Alcoholized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Alcoholizing}.] [Cf. F. alcooliser.] 1. To reduce to a fine powder. [Obs.] Johnson. [1913 Webster] 2. To convert into alcohol; to rectify; also, to saturate with alcohol. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alcoholized — Alcoholize Al co*hol*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Alcoholized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Alcoholizing}.] [Cf. F. alcooliser.] 1. To reduce to a fine powder. [Obs.] Johnson. [1913 Webster] 2. To convert into alcohol; to rectify; also, to saturate with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alcoholize — alcoholization, n. /al keuh haw luyz , ho /, v.t., alcoholized, alcoholizing. 1. to convert into an alcohol. 2. to treat or saturate with an alcohol. 3. to place under the influence of alcoholic beverages; make drunk; besot. Also, esp. Brit.,… …   Universalium

  • alcoholize — [al′kə hôl΄īz′, al′kəhäl΄īz΄] vt. alcoholized, alcoholizing 1. to saturate or treat with alcohol 2. to convert into alcohol …   English World dictionary

  • alcoholization — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌhȯləˈzāshən sometimes äl noun ( s) : the act or process of alcoholizing or the condition of being alcoholized …   Useful english dictionary

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