transitive verb see euthanize

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  • euthanatize — verb To euthanize. Syn: euthanize …   Wiktionary

  • euthanatize — eu·than·a·tize …   English syllables

  • euthanatize — eu•than•a•tize [[t]yuˈθæn əˌtaɪz[/t]] v. t. tized, tiz•ing. euthanize …   From formal English to slang

  • euthanatize — transitive verb see euthanize …   Useful english dictionary

  • euthanize — also euthanatize transitive verb ( nized; also tized; nizing; also tizing) Etymology: Greek euthanatos Date: 1873 to subject to euthanasia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • euthanize — /yooh theuh nuyz /, v.t., euthanized, euthanizing. to subject to euthanasia: to euthanize injured animals. Also, euthanatize /yooh than euh tuyz /; esp. Brit., euthanise, euthanatise. [1960 65; EUTHAN(ASIA) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • euthanize — verb To submit (a person or animal) to euthanasia. John decided to euthanize his dying cat. Syn: euthanatize, euthanasiate, put down, put to sleep See Also: euthanasia …   Wiktionary

  • euthanasiate — verb To kill for humane purposes John decided to euthanasiate his dying cat. Syn: euthanatize, euthanize …   Wiktionary

  • euthanize — by 1915, in place of earlier and etymologically correct euthanatize (1873); see EUTHANASIA (Cf. euthanasia) + IZE (Cf. ize). Related: Euthanized; euthanizing …   Etymology dictionary

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