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al·che·mize

 (ăl′kə-mīz′)
tr.v. al·che·mized, al·che·miz·ing, al·che·miz·es
To transform by or as if by alchemy.

alchemize

(ˈælkəˌmaɪz) or

alchemise

vb
(Alchemy) (tr) to alter (an element, metal, etc) by alchemy; transmute

al•che•mize

(ˈæl kəˌmaɪz)

v.t. -mized, -miz•ing.
to change by or as if by alchemy; transmute: to alchemize lead into gold.
[1595–1605]

alchemize


Past participle: alchemized
Gerund: alchemizing

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Present Continuous
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Past Continuous
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Future Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
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Past Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.alchemize - alter (elements) by alchemyalchemize - alter (elements) by alchemy    
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
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It is the genius of Williams that he sets up the realism/reality that Blanche so detests at four different levels of time - historical, theatrical, personal and natural--and is still able to alchemize them into one powerful yet coherent symbol: the old mythology of the South has historically died out; realism is a theatrical convention that has outstayed its welcome; Blanche has lost her innocence and purity through her abandonment of her young homosexual husband, her immoral conduct with one of her students, and her prostitution; adding to all these is the ravage of time that nature brings upon her.
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A sculptor's chisel pierces stone exactly / to its sculpture" is true, in a way, but nonetheless fails to alchemize the poem's various elements.