v. t.1.To make vile; to debase; to degrade; to revile.
[imp. & p. p. Villanized; p. pr. & vb. n. Villanizing .]
Were virtue by descent, a noble name
Could never villanize his father's fame.
- Dryden.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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