detribalise


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detribalise


Past participle: detribalised
Gerund: detribalising

Imperative
detribalise
detribalise
Present
I detribalise
you detribalise
he/she/it detribalises
we detribalise
you detribalise
they detribalise
Preterite
I detribalised
you detribalised
he/she/it detribalised
we detribalised
you detribalised
they detribalised
Present Continuous
I am detribalising
you are detribalising
he/she/it is detribalising
we are detribalising
you are detribalising
they are detribalising
Present Perfect
I have detribalised
you have detribalised
he/she/it has detribalised
we have detribalised
you have detribalised
they have detribalised
Past Continuous
I was detribalising
you were detribalising
he/she/it was detribalising
we were detribalising
you were detribalising
they were detribalising
Past Perfect
I had detribalised
you had detribalised
he/she/it had detribalised
we had detribalised
you had detribalised
they had detribalised
Future
I will detribalise
you will detribalise
he/she/it will detribalise
we will detribalise
you will detribalise
they will detribalise
Future Perfect
I will have detribalised
you will have detribalised
he/she/it will have detribalised
we will have detribalised
you will have detribalised
they will have detribalised
Future Continuous
I will be detribalising
you will be detribalising
he/she/it will be detribalising
we will be detribalising
you will be detribalising
they will be detribalising
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been detribalising
you have been detribalising
he/she/it has been detribalising
we have been detribalising
you have been detribalising
they have been detribalising
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been detribalising
you will have been detribalising
he/she/it will have been detribalising
we will have been detribalising
you will have been detribalising
they will have been detribalising
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been detribalising
you had been detribalising
he/she/it had been detribalising
we had been detribalising
you had been detribalising
they had been detribalising
Conditional
I would detribalise
you would detribalise
he/she/it would detribalise
we would detribalise
you would detribalise
they would detribalise
Past Conditional
I would have detribalised
you would have detribalised
he/she/it would have detribalised
we would have detribalised
you would have detribalised
they would have detribalised
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.detribalise - cause members of a tribe to lose their cultural identity
acculturate - assimilate culturally
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In an interview with Rama Salla Dieng, Sabelo Ndlovu-Gatsheni pointed out that integral to the project of transforming African universities is the need to "de-racialise, democratise, detribalise, decolonise, and depatriarchize.
83) Leonard Kentish similarly wrote in 1937, 'One wonders what chances tribal groups will have of surviving for long when some of their best youths are allowed to detribalise in the town and lose all ital contact with their own people'.
White management on the missions tried to detribalise, tame and Christianise `the natives', by extinguishing their traditional customs and laws and replacing them with the White, Western, Westminster variety.