[ dawg-muh-tahyz, dog- ]
/ ˈdɔg məˌtaɪz, ˈdɒg- /

verb (used without object), dog·ma·tized, dog·ma·tiz·ing.

to make dogmatic assertions; speak or write dogmatically.

verb (used with object), dog·ma·tized, dog·ma·tiz·ing.

to assert or deliver as a dogma.
Also especially British, dog·ma·tise.

Origin of dogmatize

1605–15; < Late Latin dogmatizāre, equivalent to Latin dogmat(icus) dogmatic + -izāre -ize

Related forms

dog·ma·ti·za·tion, noundog·ma·tiz·er, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for dogmatize



/ (ˈdɒɡməˌtaɪz) /


to say or state (something) in a dogmatic manner

Derived Forms

dogmatism, noundogmatization or dogmatisation, noundogmatizer or dogmatiser, noun
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