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aphorize

[ af-uh-rahyz ]
/ 藞忙f 蓹藢ra瑟z /
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verb (used without object), aph路o路rized, aph路o路riz路ing.
to utter aphorisms; write or speak in aphorisms.
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Also especially British, aph路o路rise .

Origin of aphorize

1660鈥70; <Greek aphor铆zein to mark off, define, determine, equivalent to ap-ap-2 + hor铆zein to limit, define; see horizon

OTHER WORDS FROM aphorize

aph路o路riz路er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for aphorize

aphorize

aphorise

/ (藞忙f蓹藢ra瑟z) /

verb
(intr) to write or speak in aphorisms
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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