Episcopize
Episcopize E*pis"co*pize, v. t. To make a bishop of by consecration. --Southey. [1913 Webster]

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  • Episcopize — E*pis co*pize, v. i. To perform the duties of a bishop. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • episcopize — /i pis keuh puyz /, v., episcopized, episcopizing. v.t. 1. to make a bishop of. 2. to convert to Episcopalianism. v.i. 3. to function as a bishop. Also, esp. Brit., episcopise. [1640 50; EPISCOP(AL) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • episcopize — epis·co·pize …   English syllables

  • episcopize — ə̇ˈpiskəˌpīz, ēˈ verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Late Latin episcopus bishop + English ize more at bishop transitive verb 1. : to make a bishop of 2. : to make episcopalian …   Useful english dictionary

  • enthrone — v imperialize, ennoble, episcopize, king, give sovereignty to; enthronize, seat or place upon a throne, crown; empower, authorize, entitle. 2. exalt, glorify, dignify; deify, apotheosize, canonize; elevate, raise, upraise, make lofty, aggrandize; …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • episcopise — [c]/əˈpɪskəpaɪz/ (say uh piskuhpuyz) verb (episcopised, episcopising) –verb (t) 1. to make a bishop of. 2. to convert to Episcopalianism. –verb (i) 3. to act as a bishop. Also, episcopize …   Australian English dictionary

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