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v. the·ol·o·gized, the·ol·o·giz·ing, the·ol·o·giz·es
To make theological in form or significance.
To speculate about theology.
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1. (Theology) (intr) to speculate upon theological subjects, engage in theological study or discussion, or formulate theological arguments
2. (Theology) (tr) to render theological or treat from a theological point of view
theˌologiˈzation, theˌologiˈsation n
theˈoloˌgizer, theˈoloˌgiser n
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Past participle: theologized
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|Verb||1.||theologize - treat from a theological viewpoint or render theological in character|
|2.||theologize - make theoretical speculations about theology or discuss theological subjects|
meditate, mull, mull over, muse, ponder, chew over, think over, excogitate, reflect, ruminate, speculate, contemplate - reflect deeply on a subject; "I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate"
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