encarnalize

[en-kahr-nl-ahyz]

verb (used with object), en·car·nal·ized, en·car·nal·iz·ing.

to invest with a worldly or sensual nature or form; make carnal: the soul encarnalized by the gross body.

Nearby words

  1. encapsulant,
  2. encapsulate,
  3. encapsulation,
  4. encapsule,
  5. encarnación,
  6. encarpus,
  7. encase,
  8. encasement,
  9. encash,
  10. encastré

Also in·car·nal·ize [in-kahr-nl-ahyz] /ɪnˈkɑr nlˌaɪz/; especially British, en·car·nal·ise.

Origin of encarnalize

First recorded in 1840–50; en-1 + carnal + -ize

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British Dictionary definitions for encarnalize

encarnalize

encarnalise

verb (tr) rare

to provide with a bodily form; incarnate
to make carnal, gross, or sensual
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