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eternalize

[ ih-tur-nl-ahyz ]
/ 瑟藞t蓽r nl藢a瑟z /
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verb (used with object), e路ter路nal路ized, e路ter路nal路iz路ing.
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Origin of eternalize

First recorded in 1610鈥20; eternal + -ize
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How to use eternalize in a sentence

  • The thirst of eternity is what is called love among men, and whosoever loves another wishes to eternalize himself in him.

    Tragic Sense Of Life|Miguel de Unamuno
  • Oh, to prolong this blissful moment, to sleep, to eternalize oneself in it!

    Tragic Sense Of Life|Miguel de Unamuno
  • Every family had its own, dead or alive, oftener dead, and wanted to eternalize his features.

    Pierre and Luce|Romain Rolland

British Dictionary definitions for eternalize

eternalize

eternalise eternize or eternise (瑟藞t蓽藧na瑟z)

/ (瑟藞t蓽藧n蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb (tr)
to make eternal
to make famous for ever; immortalize

Derived forms of eternalize

eternalization, eternization, eternalisation or eternisation, noun
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