sensualize
transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: circa 1687 to make sensual • sensualization noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sensualize — Sen su*al*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sensualized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sensualizing}.] To make sensual; to subject to the love of sensual pleasure; to debase by carnal gratifications; to carnalize; as, sensualized by pleasure. Pope. [1913 Webster] By …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sensualize — (Amer.) sen·su·al·ize || senʃʊəlaɪz v. cause to be sensual, make sensual; represent a panting or sculpture in a materialistic manner (also sensualise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sensualize — [sen′sho͞o əl īz΄] vt. sensualized, sensualizing to make sensual sensualization n …   English World dictionary

  • sensualize — sensualization, n. /sen shooh euh luyz /, v.t., sensualized, sensualizing. to render sensual. Also, esp. Brit., sensualise. [1605 15; SENSUAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • sensualize — sen·su·al·ize …   English syllables

  • sensualize — sen•su•al•ize [[t]ˈsɛn ʃu əˌlaɪz[/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing to render sensual • Etymology: 1605–15 sen su•al•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • sensualize — verb 1. represent materialistically, as in a painting or a sculpture • Syn: ↑carnalize • Hypernyms: ↑represent, ↑interpret • Verb Frames: Somebody s something Somebody s somebody …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sensualized — Sensualize Sen su*al*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sensualized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sensualizing}.] To make sensual; to subject to the love of sensual pleasure; to debase by carnal gratifications; to carnalize; as, sensualized by pleasure. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sensualizing — Sensualize Sen su*al*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sensualized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sensualizing}.] To make sensual; to subject to the love of sensual pleasure; to debase by carnal gratifications; to carnalize; as, sensualized by pleasure. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sensualized — sensualize (Amer.) sen·su·al·ize || senʃʊəlaɪz v. cause to be sensual, make sensual; represent a panting or sculpture in a materialistic manner (also sensualise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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