verb (used with object), mon·grel·ized, mon·grel·iz·ing.
to subject (a breed, group, etc.) to crossbreeding, especially with one considered inferior.
to mix the kinds, classes, types, characters, or sources of origin of (people, animals, or things).
to make debased or impure: The French they speak is mongrelized.
Also especially British, mon·grel·ise.
Origin of mongrelize
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Related Words for mongrelizemingle, blend, interbreed, crossbreed, mongrelize, cross-fertilize, cross-pollinate, cross-mate, intercross
(tr) to make mixed or mongrel in breed, race, character, kind, etc
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