idiotize


idiotize
/id"ee euh tuyz'/, v.t., idiotized, idiotizing.
to make a fool of; make idiotic.
Also, esp. Brit., idiotise.
[1710-20; IDIOT + -IZE]

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  • Idiotize — Id i*ot*ize, v. i. To become stupid. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • idiotize — id·i·ot·ize …   English syllables

  • idiotize — əd.ˌīz, əˌtīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: idiot (I) + ize : to make a fool of : cause to become or behave like an idiot …   Useful english dictionary


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