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fanaticize

[fuh-nat-uh-sahyz] /fəˈnæt əˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), fanaticized, fanaticizing.
1.
to make fanatical.
verb (used without object), fanaticized, fanaticizing.
2.
to act with or show fanaticism.
Also, especially British, fanaticise.
Origin of fanaticize
1705-1715
First recorded in 1705-15; fanatic + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for fanaticize

fanaticize

/fəˈnætɪˌsaɪz/
verb
1.
to make or become fanatical
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