[ pey-puh-lahyz ]

verb (used with or without object),pa·pal·ized, pa·pal·iz·ing.
  1. to become or render papal.

Origin of papalize

First recorded in 1615–25; papal + -ize
  • Also especially British, pa·pal·ise .

Other words from papalize

  • pa·pal·i·za·tion, noun

Words Nearby papalize Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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