intransitive verb see polygamy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Polygamize — Po*lyg a*mize, v. i. To practice polygamy; to marry several wives. Sylvester. Coleridge. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • polygamize — verb To practice polygamy; to marry more than one wife or husband …   Wiktionary

  • polygamize — po·lyg·a·mize …   English syllables

  • polygamize —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌmīz intransitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Usage: see ize : to practice polygamy …   Useful english dictionary

  • polygamy — noun Date: circa 1591 1. marriage in which a spouse of either sex may have more than one mate at the same time compare polyandry, polygyny 2. the state of being polygamous • polygamist noun • polygamize intransitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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