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neologize

[ nee-ol-uh-jahyz ]
/ ni藞蓲l 蓹藢d蕭a瑟z /
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verb (used without object), ne路ol路o路gized, ne路ol路o路giz路ing.
to make or use new words or create new meanings for existing words.
to devise or accept new religious doctrines.
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Also especially British, ne路ol路o路gise .

Origin of neologize

First recorded in 1840鈥50; neolog(y) + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for neologize

neologize

neologise

/ (n瑟藞蓲l蓹藢d蕭a瑟z) /

verb
(intr) to invent or use neologisms
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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