conservatize
verb (-tized; -tizing) Date: 1849 intransitive verb to grow conservative transitive verb to make conservative

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  • conservatize — [kən sʉr′vətīz΄] vt. conservatized, conservatizing to make politically or socially conservative …   English World dictionary

  • conservatize — conservatization, n. /keuhn serr veuh tuyz /, v.t., v.i., conservatized, conservatizing. to make or become conservative. Also, esp. Brit., conservatise. [1840 50; CONSERVAT(IVE) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • conservatize — con·serv·a·tize …   English syllables

  • conservatize — con•serv•a•tize [[t]kənˈsɜr vəˌtaɪz[/t]] v. t. v. i. tized, tiz•ing cvb to make or become conservative • Etymology: 1840–50 con•serv a•ti•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • conservatize — kənˈsərvəˌtīz verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: conservative + ize intransitive verb : to grow conservative transitive verb : to make conservative unions are being conservatized Theodore Levitt …   Useful english dictionary

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