ideologize

[ ahy-dee-ol-uh-jahyz, id-ee- ]
/ ˌaɪ diˈɒl əˌdʒaɪz, ˌɪd i- /

verb (used with object), i·de·ol·o·gized, i·de·ol·o·giz·ing.

to explain or express ideologically: to ideologize a political opinion.
to cause to comply with or yield to a particular ideology.

Nearby words

  1. ideographic,
  2. ideography,
  3. ideokinetic apraxia,
  4. ideological,
  5. ideologist,
  6. ideologue,
  7. ideology,
  8. ideomotor,
  9. ideomotor apraxia,
  10. ideopolis

Also especially British, i·de·ol·o·gise.

Origin of ideologize

First recorded in 1855–60; ideolog(y) + -ize

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