soliloquize

(redirected from soliloquizes)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to soliloquizes: soliloquist

so·lil·o·quize

 (sə-lĭl′ə-kwīz′)
intr. & tr.v. so·lil·o·quized, so·lil·o·quiz·ing, so·lil·o·quiz·es
To utter or put into the form of a soliloquy.

so·lil′o·quist (-kwĭst), so·lil′o·quiz′er (-kwī′zər) 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.

soliloquize

(səˈlɪləˌkwaɪz) or

soliloquise

vb
(Theatre) (intr) to utter a soliloquy
soliloquist, soˈliloˌquizer, soˈliloˌquiser n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

so•lil•o•quize

(səˈlɪl əˌkwaɪz)

v. -quized, -quiz•ing. v.i.
1. to utter a soliloquy; talk to oneself.
v.t.
2. to utter in a soliloquy; say to oneself.
[1750–60]
so•lil′o•quist (-kwɪst) so•lil′o•quiz`er, n.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.

soliloquize


Past participle: soliloquized
Gerund: soliloquizing

Imperative
soliloquize
soliloquize
Present
I soliloquize
you soliloquize
he/she/it soliloquizes
we soliloquize
you soliloquize
they soliloquize
Preterite
I soliloquized
you soliloquized
he/she/it soliloquized
we soliloquized
you soliloquized
they soliloquized
Present Continuous
I am soliloquizing
you are soliloquizing
he/she/it is soliloquizing
we are soliloquizing
you are soliloquizing
they are soliloquizing
Present Perfect
I have soliloquized
you have soliloquized
he/she/it has soliloquized
we have soliloquized
you have soliloquized
they have soliloquized
Past Continuous
I was soliloquizing
you were soliloquizing
he/she/it was soliloquizing
we were soliloquizing
you were soliloquizing
they were soliloquizing
Past Perfect
I had soliloquized
you had soliloquized
he/she/it had soliloquized
we had soliloquized
you had soliloquized
they had soliloquized
Future
I will soliloquize
you will soliloquize
he/she/it will soliloquize
we will soliloquize
you will soliloquize
they will soliloquize
Future Perfect
I will have soliloquized
you will have soliloquized
he/she/it will have soliloquized
we will have soliloquized
you will have soliloquized
they will have soliloquized
Future Continuous
I will be soliloquizing
you will be soliloquizing
he/she/it will be soliloquizing
we will be soliloquizing
you will be soliloquizing
they will be soliloquizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been soliloquizing
you have been soliloquizing
he/she/it has been soliloquizing
we have been soliloquizing
you have been soliloquizing
they have been soliloquizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been soliloquizing
you will have been soliloquizing
he/she/it will have been soliloquizing
we will have been soliloquizing
you will have been soliloquizing
they will have been soliloquizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been soliloquizing
you had been soliloquizing
he/she/it had been soliloquizing
we had been soliloquizing
you had been soliloquizing
they had been soliloquizing
Conditional
I would soliloquize
you would soliloquize
he/she/it would soliloquize
we would soliloquize
you would soliloquize
they would soliloquize
Past Conditional
I would have soliloquized
you would have soliloquized
he/she/it would have soliloquized
we would have soliloquized
you would have soliloquized
they would have soliloquized
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.soliloquize - talk to oneselfsoliloquize - talk to oneself      
talk, speak - exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations

soliloquize

[səˈlɪləkwaɪz]
A. VIdecir un soliloquio, monologar
B. VT "perhaps," he soliloquized-quizás -dijo para sí
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

soliloquize

vimonologisieren; (= talk to oneself)Selbstgespräche führen
vtzu sich selbst sagen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
References in classic literature ?
I begin where he soliloquizes." He jerked his head and began to read.
"Oh, that's all right, that's all right, give us a rest; never mind about the direction, HANG the direction -- I beg pardon, I beg a thousand pardons, I am not well to-day; pay no attention when I soliloquize, it is an old habit, an old, bad habit, and hard to get rid of when one's digestion is all disordered with eating food that was raised forever and ever before he was born; good land!
Before his death in Henry V, he twice soliloquizes over the social positions he ultimately rejects, and the way he describes the worlds he rejects--both Falstaff's dishonest one and King Henry's militant one--engages with many of the topical concerns of early modern masculinity.
In sonnet 72, Astrophil soliloquizes on the inseparability of carnal and spiritual desire in his devotion to Stella--on that internecine struggle in a male lover's consciousness identified by Petrarch's speaker as conflict between caritas and cupiditas or, by Ficino, between amor honestus and amor ferinus.
He soliloquizes on the history of the Arab-Israeli conflict, beginning with the Bible; delivers a dissertation on free will versus destiny; and offers several exhortations addressing the nature of animals, the difference between men and women, and the meanings of the universe.
The playwright, Charles Sedley, was clearly prompted to mention it in his adaptation of Antony and Cleopatra (1677), as Photinus, the old and vengeful soldier, soliloquizes: "My person is ungraceful, I well know.
When Hamlet first soliloquizes on death he sees it as a pristine negation" an undiscovered country".
I refer here to that oft-quoted passage at the end of Richard II, where the deposed king soliloquizes on his unhappy circumstances, referring to himself explicitly as a 'jack':
Whimsical conceits: "Liddell and Scott," "The Letter's Triumph," "Inscriptions for a Peal of Eight Bells," "One Ralph Blossom Soliloquizes"
and de Noailles--in "Eurydice" the dead Beloved is herself given a voice and perspective, whereas in "Tu vis, je bois l'azur" the gender roles are reversed, and the female poet soliloquizes about her silent male Beloved's impending and inevitable death.