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v. po·lit·i·cized, po·lit·i·ciz·ing, po·lit·i·ciz·es
To engage in or discuss politics.
To make political: an official who politicized the response to the hurricane.
po·lit′i·ci·za′tion (-sĭ-zā′shən) n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) to render political in tone, interest, or awareness
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (intr) to participate in political discussion or activity
poˌliticiˈzation, poˌliticiˈsation n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
v. -cized, -ciz•ing. v.t.
1. to give a political character or bias to: to politicize a religious debate.v.i.
2. to engage in or discuss politics.
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Past participle: politicized
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To make something become political in character.
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|Verb||1.||politicize - give a political character to; "politicize the discussion"|
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politicize[pəˈlɪtɪsaɪz] VT → politizar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
politicize[pəˈlɪtɪsaɪz] politicise (British) vt [+ person] → politiser; [issue, life, institution] → politiser
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
vt → politisieren
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
politicize[pəˈlɪtɪˌsaɪz] vt → politicizzare
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995