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absolutize

[ ab-suh-loo-tahyz ]
/ ˈæb sə luˌtaɪz /
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verb (used with object), ab·so·lut·ized, ab·so·lut·iz·ing.

to render absolute; consider or declare perfect, complete, or unchangeable: Overzealous followers absolutized his theories.

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Also especially British, ab·so·lut·ise .

Origin of absolutize

First recorded in 1915–20; absolute + -ize
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