Definition of Substantivize

1. v. t. To convert into a substantive; as, to substantivize an adjective.



Definition of Substantivize

1. Verb. (American spelling) (alternative spelling of substantivise) ¹

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Definition of Substantivize

1. [v -VIZED, -VIZING, -VIZES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Substantivize

substantive cases
substantive dye
substantive law
substantively
substantiveness
substantives
substantivisation
substantivise
substantivised
substantivises
substantivising
substantivities
substantivity
substantivization
substantivizations
substantivize (current term)
substantivized
substantivizes
substantivizing
substantiæ nigræ
substate
substatement
substatements
substates
substation
substations
substatute
substatutes
substaunce
substellar

Literary usage of Substantivize

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1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1891)
"The state of being substantive. JH lineman, Development of Christ. Doct., i. § 1. [Rare.] substantivize (sub'stan-ti-viz), r', t. ; prêt, ..."

2. Emil Von Behring: Infectious Disease, Immunology, Serum Therapy by Derek S. Linton (2005)
"... can be traced back to the fact that I have less inclination to substantivize than E. I frequently make do with suppositions about differences in energy ..."

3. Emil Von Behring: Infectious Disease, Immunology, Serum Therapy by Derek S. Linton (2005)
"... can be traced back to the fact that I have less inclination to substantivize than E. I frequently make do with suppositions about differences in energy ..."

4. Egyptian Grammar, with Table of Signs, Bibliography, Exercises for Reading by Adolf Erman (1894)
"... especially in the idiom cited in § 380.—On the use of ntt to substantivize clauses cf. § 382. On the relative use of "^ ^~, cf. § 379. ..."

5. Egyptian Grammar, with Table of Signs, Bibliography, Exercises for Reading by Adolf Erman (1894)
"On the use of ntt to substantivize clauses cf. § 382. On the relative use of """""" ^, cf. § 379. ..."

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