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e·mo·tion·al·ize

 (ĭ-mō′shə-nə-līz′)
tr.v. e·mo·tion·al·ized, e·mo·tion·al·iz·ing, e·mo·tion·al·iz·es
To impart an emotional quality to.

emotionalize

(ɪˈməʊʃənəˌlaɪz) or

emotionalise

vb
(tr) to make emotional; subject to emotional treatment
eˌmotionaliˈzation, eˌmotionaliˈsation n

e•mo•tion•al•ize

(ɪˈmoʊ ʃə nlˌaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to make emotional; regard or treat emotionally.
[1875–80]

emotionalize


Past participle: emotionalized
Gerund: emotionalizing

Imperative
emotionalize
emotionalize
Present
I emotionalize
you emotionalize
he/she/it emotionalizes
we emotionalize
you emotionalize
they emotionalize
Preterite
I emotionalized
you emotionalized
he/she/it emotionalized
we emotionalized
you emotionalized
they emotionalized
Present Continuous
I am emotionalizing
you are emotionalizing
he/she/it is emotionalizing
we are emotionalizing
you are emotionalizing
they are emotionalizing
Present Perfect
I have emotionalized
you have emotionalized
he/she/it has emotionalized
we have emotionalized
you have emotionalized
they have emotionalized
Past Continuous
I was emotionalizing
you were emotionalizing
he/she/it was emotionalizing
we were emotionalizing
you were emotionalizing
they were emotionalizing
Past Perfect
I had emotionalized
you had emotionalized
he/she/it had emotionalized
we had emotionalized
you had emotionalized
they had emotionalized
Future
I will emotionalize
you will emotionalize
he/she/it will emotionalize
we will emotionalize
you will emotionalize
they will emotionalize
Future Perfect
I will have emotionalized
you will have emotionalized
he/she/it will have emotionalized
we will have emotionalized
you will have emotionalized
they will have emotionalized
Future Continuous
I will be emotionalizing
you will be emotionalizing
he/she/it will be emotionalizing
we will be emotionalizing
you will be emotionalizing
they will be emotionalizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been emotionalizing
you have been emotionalizing
he/she/it has been emotionalizing
we have been emotionalizing
you have been emotionalizing
they have been emotionalizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been emotionalizing
you will have been emotionalizing
he/she/it will have been emotionalizing
we will have been emotionalizing
you will have been emotionalizing
they will have been emotionalizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been emotionalizing
you had been emotionalizing
he/she/it had been emotionalizing
we had been emotionalizing
you had been emotionalizing
they had been emotionalizing
Conditional
I would emotionalize
you would emotionalize
he/she/it would emotionalize
we would emotionalize
you would emotionalize
they would emotionalize
Past Conditional
I would have emotionalized
you would have emotionalized
he/she/it would have emotionalized
we would have emotionalized
you would have emotionalized
they would have emotionalized
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emotionalize

verb
To make an emotional display:
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