paganize
verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1615 transitive verb to make pagan intransitive verb to become pagan • paganizer noun

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  • Paganize — Pa gan*ize (p[=a] gan*[imac]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Paganized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Paganizing}.] To render pagan or heathenish; to convert to paganism. Hallywell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paganize — Pa gan*ize, v. i. To behave like pagans. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paganize — (Amer.) peɪgÉ™naɪz v. make pagan; cause to become pagan; become pagan (also paganise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paganize — [pā′gə nīz΄] vt., vi. paganized, paganizing [ML paganizare] to make or become pagan paganizer n …   English World dictionary

  • paganize — paganization, n. /pay geuh nuyz /, v., paganized, paganizing. v.t. 1. to make pagan. v.i. 2. to become pagan. [1605 15; PAGAN + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • paganize — verb To make someone a pagan …   Wiktionary

  • paganize — pa·gan·ize …   English syllables

  • paganize — pa•gan•ize [[t]ˈpeɪ gəˌnaɪz[/t]] v. t. v. i. ized, iz•ing to make or become pagan • Etymology: 1605–15 pa gan•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • paganize — verb make pagan in character The Church paganized Christianity • Syn: ↑paganise • Derivationally related forms: ↑pagan • Hypernyms: ↑change, ↑alter, ↑modify …   Useful english dictionary

  • Paganized — Paganize Pa gan*ize (p[=a] gan*[imac]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Paganized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Paganizing}.] To render pagan or heathenish; to convert to paganism. Hallywell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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