Also especially British, bru·tal·ise.
Origin of brutalize
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Examples from the Web for brutalization
Brutalization or divinization is fate of three men in us, vi.
Divinization of brutalization, is fate of three men in us, vi.
Brutalization of the Malayan Filipino has been demonstrated to be impossible.The Philippines A Century Hence
The increasing demoralization and brutalization of the young that is being discussed so much, is partly due to these conditions.Woman and Socialism
The very existence of slavery requires and demands the brutalization of the governing power that upholds it.
- to make or become brutal
- (tr) to treat brutally
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