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ep·i·gram·ma·tize

 (ĕp′ĭ-grăm′ə-tīz′)
v. ep·i·gram·ma·tized, ep·i·gram·ma·tiz·ing, ep·i·gram·ma·tiz·es
v.tr.
To express in an epigram.
v.intr.
To create an epigram.

epigrammatize

(ˌɛpɪˈɡræməˌtaɪz) or

epigrammatise

vb
(Poetry) to make an epigram or epigrams (about)
ˌepiˈgrammatism n
ˌepiˈgrammatist n

ep•i•gram•ma•tize

(ˌɛp ɪˈgræm əˌtaɪz)

v. -tized, -tiz•ing. v.t.
1. to express in epigrams.
2. to make epigrams about.
v.i.
3. to make epigrams.
[1685–95; < Greek]
ep`i•gram′ma•tist, n.

epigrammatize


Past participle: epigrammatized
Gerund: epigrammatizing

Imperative
epigrammatize
epigrammatize
Present
I epigrammatize
you epigrammatize
he/she/it epigrammatizes
we epigrammatize
you epigrammatize
they epigrammatize
Preterite
I epigrammatized
you epigrammatized
he/she/it epigrammatized
we epigrammatized
you epigrammatized
they epigrammatized
Present Continuous
I am epigrammatizing
you are epigrammatizing
he/she/it is epigrammatizing
we are epigrammatizing
you are epigrammatizing
they are epigrammatizing
Present Perfect
I have epigrammatized
you have epigrammatized
he/she/it has epigrammatized
we have epigrammatized
you have epigrammatized
they have epigrammatized
Past Continuous
I was epigrammatizing
you were epigrammatizing
he/she/it was epigrammatizing
we were epigrammatizing
you were epigrammatizing
they were epigrammatizing
Past Perfect
I had epigrammatized
you had epigrammatized
he/she/it had epigrammatized
we had epigrammatized
you had epigrammatized
they had epigrammatized
Future
I will epigrammatize
you will epigrammatize
he/she/it will epigrammatize
we will epigrammatize
you will epigrammatize
they will epigrammatize
Future Perfect
I will have epigrammatized
you will have epigrammatized
he/she/it will have epigrammatized
we will have epigrammatized
you will have epigrammatized
they will have epigrammatized
Future Continuous
I will be epigrammatizing
you will be epigrammatizing
he/she/it will be epigrammatizing
we will be epigrammatizing
you will be epigrammatizing
they will be epigrammatizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been epigrammatizing
you have been epigrammatizing
he/she/it has been epigrammatizing
we have been epigrammatizing
you have been epigrammatizing
they have been epigrammatizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been epigrammatizing
you will have been epigrammatizing
he/she/it will have been epigrammatizing
we will have been epigrammatizing
you will have been epigrammatizing
they will have been epigrammatizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been epigrammatizing
you had been epigrammatizing
he/she/it had been epigrammatizing
we had been epigrammatizing
you had been epigrammatizing
they had been epigrammatizing
Conditional
I would epigrammatize
you would epigrammatize
he/she/it would epigrammatize
we would epigrammatize
you would epigrammatize
they would epigrammatize
Past Conditional
I would have epigrammatized
you would have epigrammatized
he/she/it would have epigrammatized
we would have epigrammatized
you would have epigrammatized
they would have epigrammatized
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In the large context of modernist apocalyptism "squalor" itself takes on apocalyptic suggestiveness and thereby justifies Forster's (and Margaret's) later decision to thicken, epigrammatize, even capitalize it (before it assumes capital letters in Margaret's climactic utterance it appears repeatedly uncapitalized).