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rad·i·cal·ize

 (răd′ĭ-kə-līz′)
tr.v. rad·i·cal·ized, rad·i·cal·iz·ing, rad·i·cal·iz·es
To make radical or more radical: "Many, probably most, of those have been radicalized by their experiences among the poor" (Conor Cruise O'Brien).

rad′i·cal·i·za′tion (-kə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.

radicalize

(ˈrædɪkəˌlaɪz) or

radicalise

vb (tr)
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to make (a person) more radical
ˌradicaliˈzation, ˌradicaliˈsation n

rad•i•cal•ize

(ˈræd ɪ kəˌlaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to make radical or more radical, esp. in politics.
[1815–20]
rad`i•cal•i•za′tion, n.

radicalize


Past participle: radicalized
Gerund: radicalizing

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
I am radicalizing
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Present Perfect
I have radicalized
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Past Continuous
I was radicalizing
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Past Perfect
I had radicalized
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Future
I will radicalize
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Future Perfect
I will have radicalized
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Future Continuous
I will be radicalizing
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been radicalizing
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been radicalizing
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been radicalizing
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Conditional
I would radicalize
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Past Conditional
I would have radicalized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.radicalize - make more radical in social or political outlook; "Her work in the developing world radicalized her"
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"
Translations

radicalize

[ˈrædɪkəˌlaɪz] VTradicalizar

radicalize

[ˈrædɪkəlaɪz] vt (frm) → radicalizzare
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