verb (used with object), cat·e·chized, cat·e·chiz·ing.
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Origin of catechize
OTHER WORDS FROM catechizecat·e·chiz·a·ble, adjectivecat·e·chi·za·tion, nouncat·e·chiz·er, nounun·cat·e·chized, adjective
Words nearby catechize
Example sentences from the Web for catechise
We may demand the credentials of every creed and catechise all the catechisms.The Professor at the Breakfast Table|Oliver Wendell Holmes (Sr.)
Neither the Judge nor Mrs. Brice were people one could catechise.The Crisis, Complete|Winston Churchill
It will avail nothing to catechise the secretive Paul, who is garrulous upon irrelevant hallucinations only.Oswald Langdon|Carson Jay Lee
Phillis and Dulce used to catechise him sometimes; but his replies were always evasive.Not Like Other Girls|Rosa N. Carey
I used to catechise them at first, starting the subject myself.Life of John Coleridge Patteson|Charlotte M. Yonge