aphorize


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aph·o·rize

 (ăf′ə-rīz′)
intr.v. aph·o·rized, aph·o·riz·ing, aph·o·riz·es
To express oneself in or as if in aphorisms.

aphorize

(ˈæfəˌraɪz) or

aphorise

vb
(intr) to write or speak in aphorisms

aph•o•rize

(ˈæf əˌraɪz)

v.i. -rized, -riz•ing.
to write or speak in or as if in aphorisms.
[1660–70; < Greek aphorízein]
aph′o•riz`er, n.

aphorize


Past participle: aphorized
Gerund: aphorizing

Imperative
aphorize
aphorize
Present
I aphorize
you aphorize
he/she/it aphorizes
we aphorize
you aphorize
they aphorize
Preterite
I aphorized
you aphorized
he/she/it aphorized
we aphorized
you aphorized
they aphorized
Present Continuous
I am aphorizing
you are aphorizing
he/she/it is aphorizing
we are aphorizing
you are aphorizing
they are aphorizing
Present Perfect
I have aphorized
you have aphorized
he/she/it has aphorized
we have aphorized
you have aphorized
they have aphorized
Past Continuous
I was aphorizing
you were aphorizing
he/she/it was aphorizing
we were aphorizing
you were aphorizing
they were aphorizing
Past Perfect
I had aphorized
you had aphorized
he/she/it had aphorized
we had aphorized
you had aphorized
they had aphorized
Future
I will aphorize
you will aphorize
he/she/it will aphorize
we will aphorize
you will aphorize
they will aphorize
Future Perfect
I will have aphorized
you will have aphorized
he/she/it will have aphorized
we will have aphorized
you will have aphorized
they will have aphorized
Future Continuous
I will be aphorizing
you will be aphorizing
he/she/it will be aphorizing
we will be aphorizing
you will be aphorizing
they will be aphorizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been aphorizing
you have been aphorizing
he/she/it has been aphorizing
we have been aphorizing
you have been aphorizing
they have been aphorizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been aphorizing
you will have been aphorizing
he/she/it will have been aphorizing
we will have been aphorizing
you will have been aphorizing
they will have been aphorizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been aphorizing
you had been aphorizing
he/she/it had been aphorizing
we had been aphorizing
you had been aphorizing
they had been aphorizing
Conditional
I would aphorize
you would aphorize
he/she/it would aphorize
we would aphorize
you would aphorize
they would aphorize
Past Conditional
I would have aphorized
you would have aphorized
he/she/it would have aphorized
we would have aphorized
you would have aphorized
they would have aphorized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.aphorize - speak or write in aphorisms
communicate, intercommunicate - transmit thoughts or feelings; "He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist"
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