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boswellize

or Bos·well·ize

[boz-wuh-lahyz]
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verb (used with object), bos·well·ized, bos·well·iz·ing.
  1. to write an account of in the detailed manner of Boswell.
verb (used without object), bos·well·ized, bos·well·iz·ing.
  1. to write in the detailed manner of Boswell.
Also especially British, bos·well·ise, Bos·well·ise.

Origin of boswellize

First recorded in 1830–40; Boswell + -ize
Related formsbos·well·ism, Bos·well·ism, noun
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Historical Examples

  • Lorimer showed me a bushel of notes—with which he proposes some day to Boswellize his former Chief.

    Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14)</p>

    Elbert Hubbard


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