Etherealize
Etherealize E*the"re*al*ize, v. t. 1. To convert into ether, or into subtile fluid; to saturate with ether. [1913 Webster]

2. To render ethereal or spiritlike. [1913 Webster]

Etherealized, moreover, by spiritual communications with the other world. --Hawthorne. [1913 Webster]


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  • etherealize — [ē thir′ē əlīz΄, i thir′ē əlīz΄] vt. etherealized, etherealizing to make, or treat as being, ethereal etherealization n …   English World dictionary

  • etherealize — transitive verb see ethereal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • etherealize — etherealization, n. /i thear ee euh luyz /, v.t., etherealized, etherealizing. to make ethereal. Also, esp. Brit., etherealise. [1820 30; ETHEREAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • etherealize — verb To make ethereal …   Wiktionary

  • etherealize — Synonyms and related words: adulterate, attenuate, cut, dematerialize, dilute, disembody, disincarnate, enervate, expand, idealize, immaterialize, rarefy, sap, spiritize, spiritualize, subtilize, thin, thin out, unsubstantialize, water, water… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • etherealize — v. a. Subtilize, make ethereal …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • etherealize — v 1. spiritualize, disembody, dema terialize. 2. refine, attenuate, rarefy, subtilize, thin, thin out …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • etherealize — ethe·re·al·ize …   English syllables

  • etherealize — e•the•re•al•ize [[t]ɪˈθɪər i əˌlaɪz[/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing to make ethereal …   From formal English to slang

  • etherealize — verb make ethereal • Syn: ↑etherialise • Hypernyms: ↑change, ↑alter, ↑modify • Verb Frames: Something s something …   Useful english dictionary

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