mysticize

mysticize
/mis"teuh suyz'/, v., mysticized, mysticizing.
v.t.
1. to make mystical; give mystical meaning to: to mysticize natural phenomena.
v.i.
2. to speak or write on mystical subjects.
Also, esp. Brit., mysticise.
[1670-80; MYSTIC + -IZE]

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  • mysticize — verb To make mystical …   Wiktionary

  • mysticize — mys·ti·cize …   English syllables

  • mysticize — ˈmistəˌsīz verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: mystic (I) + ize : to make mystic or mystical …   Useful english dictionary

  • mysticiser — [mistisize] v. tr. ÉTYM. 1892 (cf. angl. to mysticize, 1680); du rad. de mystique, et iser. ❖ ♦ Rare. Rendre mystique, plus mystique. || « Ce livret cherche à idéaliser et à mysticiser cette fort banale aventure » (le Journal amusant, 25 juin… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mysticise — /ˈmɪstəsaɪz/ (say mistuhsuyz) verb (t) (mysticised, mysticising) to make mystical; give a mystical significance to. Also, mysticize …   Australian-English dictionary

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