Definition of Mythologise

1. Verb. Construct a myth. "The poet mythologized that the King had three sons"

Exact synonyms: Mythologize
Generic synonyms: Cook Up, Fabricate, Invent, Make Up, Manufacture



2. Verb. Make into a myth. "The Europeans have mythicized Rte. 66"
Exact synonyms: Mythicise, Mythicize, Mythologize
Generic synonyms: Alter, Change, Modify
Derivative terms: Mythologisation, Myth, Mythologization, Mythology, Mythology
Antonyms: Demythologize

Definition of Mythologise

1. Verb. (alternative spelling of mythologize) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mythologise

mythography
mythohistorical
mythohistorically
mythoi
mythologem
mythologems
mythologer
mythologers
mythologian
mythologians
mythologic
mythological
mythologically
mythologies
mythologisation
mythologise (current term)
mythologised
mythologises
mythologising
mythologist
mythologists
mythologizable
mythologization
mythologizations
mythologize
mythologized
mythologizer
mythologizers
mythologizes
mythologizing

Literary usage of Mythologise

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1. The Works of W. E. Henley by William Ernest Henley, Robert Louis Stevenson (1908)
"... though natural and feminine enough, is so displeasing to some fanatics, that, for Burns's sake (not hers) they would like to mythologise her out of ..."

2. Landmarks in the History of Early Christianity by Kirsopp Lake (1922)
"... gradually accomplished, though it will always be a question whether the stronger tendency was to philosophise mythology or to mythologise philosophy. ..."

3. A General Bibliographical Dictionary by Friedrich Adolf Ebert, Arthur Browne (1837)
"Ven., Aldi filii, 1551. 8°. 48 leaves. Scarce. Also to be found in the following book. 5037 — mythologise 11. X. Ven. 1568. ..."

4. What is of Faith as to Everlasting Punishment?: In Reply to Dr. Farrar's by Edward Bouverie Pusey (1880)
"... while not holding" the Christian faith as to the resurrection, only stipulates that he '"might philosophise at home, and mythologise abroad; i..e. teach ..."

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