ALL meanings of adjectivize

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  • verb with object adjectivize Grammar. to make into an adjective, as by adding a suffix: The noun mirth can be adjectivized by adding -ful or -less to form the adjectives mirthful and mirthless. 1
  • verb with object adjectivize to apply adjectives to; describe: He tends to adjectivize himself as loyal and trustworthy, but that is far from accurate. 1
  • verb without object adjectivize to overdescribe: She adjectivizes in agonizing detail, using three adjectives where even one would be superfluous. 1
  • verb adjectivize To convert a word into an adjective. 0
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