participialize

[pahr-tuh-sip-ee-uh-lahyz]

verb (used with object), par·ti·cip·i·al·ized, par·ti·cip·i·al·iz·ing.

to form (a word) into a participle; make participial.

Also especially British, par·ti·cip·i·al·ise.

Origin of participialize

First recorded in 1780–90; participial + -ize
Related formspar·ti·cip·i·al·i·za·tion, noun
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