parabolize

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parabolize

(pəˈræbəˌlaɪz) or

parabolise

vb
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) (tr) to explain by a parable

parabolize

(pəˈræbəˌlaɪz) or

parabolise

vb
(tr) to shape like a parabola or paraboloid
paˌraboliˈzation, paˌraboliˈsation n
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parabolize


Past participle: parabolized
Gerund: parabolizing

Imperative
parabolize
parabolize
Present
I parabolize
you parabolize
he/she/it parabolizes
we parabolize
you parabolize
they parabolize
Preterite
I parabolized
you parabolized
he/she/it parabolized
we parabolized
you parabolized
they parabolized
Present Continuous
I am parabolizing
you are parabolizing
he/she/it is parabolizing
we are parabolizing
you are parabolizing
they are parabolizing
Present Perfect
I have parabolized
you have parabolized
he/she/it has parabolized
we have parabolized
you have parabolized
they have parabolized
Past Continuous
I was parabolizing
you were parabolizing
he/she/it was parabolizing
we were parabolizing
you were parabolizing
they were parabolizing
Past Perfect
I had parabolized
you had parabolized
he/she/it had parabolized
we had parabolized
you had parabolized
they had parabolized
Future
I will parabolize
you will parabolize
he/she/it will parabolize
we will parabolize
you will parabolize
they will parabolize
Future Perfect
I will have parabolized
you will have parabolized
he/she/it will have parabolized
we will have parabolized
you will have parabolized
they will have parabolized
Future Continuous
I will be parabolizing
you will be parabolizing
he/she/it will be parabolizing
we will be parabolizing
you will be parabolizing
they will be parabolizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been parabolizing
you have been parabolizing
he/she/it has been parabolizing
we have been parabolizing
you have been parabolizing
they have been parabolizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been parabolizing
you will have been parabolizing
he/she/it will have been parabolizing
we will have been parabolizing
you will have been parabolizing
they will have been parabolizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been parabolizing
you had been parabolizing
he/she/it had been parabolizing
we had been parabolizing
you had been parabolizing
they had been parabolizing
Conditional
I would parabolize
you would parabolize
he/she/it would parabolize
we would parabolize
you would parabolize
they would parabolize
Past Conditional
I would have parabolized
you would have parabolized
he/she/it would have parabolized
we would have parabolized
you would have parabolized
they would have parabolized
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References in periodicals archive ?
However, there's a lot more figuring work to do, and therefore, a greater potential to wander off the path to correct parabolization.
Further, Ricoeur speaks of the narrative-parable as paradigmatic of the Bible as a whole: "Here we may have, it seems to me, the most complete illustration of the biblical form of imagination, the process of parabolization working in the text and engendering in the reader a similar dynamic of interpretation through thought and action" (Ricoeur, "The Bible and the Imagination" 147).
Since the degree of parabolization required is small for a 6-inch f/9 mirror, the time-tested method of first producing a good sphere and then proceeding to a parabola works very well.