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cretinize

[ kreet-n-ahyz or, especially British, kret- ]
/ 藞krit n藢a瑟z or, especially British, 藞kr蓻t- /
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verb (used with or without object), cre路tin路ized, cre路tin路iz路ing.
to make or become cretinous; cause (a person) to be incapable of normal intelligence or sound judgment.
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Also especially British, cre路tin路ise .

Origin of cretinize

First recorded in 1855鈥60; cretin + -ize
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