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alcoholize

[ al-kuh-haw-lahyz, -ho- ]
/ 藞忙l k蓹 h蓴藢la瑟z, -h蓲- /
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verb (used with object), al路co路hol路ized, al路co路hol路iz路ing.
to convert into an alcohol.
to treat or saturate with an alcohol.
to place under the influence of alcoholic beverages; make drunk; besot.
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Also especially British, al路co路hol路ise .

Origin of alcoholize

First recorded in 1680鈥90; alcohol + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM alcoholize

al路co路hol路i路za路tion, nouno路ver路al路co路hol路ize, verb (used with object), o路ver路al路co路hol路ized, o路ver路al路co路hol路iz路ing.un路al路co路hol路ized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for alcoholize

alcoholize

alcoholise

/ (藞忙lk蓹h蓲藢la瑟z) /

verb
(tr) to turn into alcoholic drink, as by fermenting or mixing with alcohol

Derived forms of alcoholize

alcoholization or alcoholisation, noun
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