- to follow or adopt the doctrines of Plato.
- to think or reason in the manner of Plato.
- to give a Platonic character to.
- to explain in accordance with Platonic principles.
Also especially British, Pla·to·nise.
Origin of Platonize
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Gentle, secluded, scholastic England does well to platonize.Soliloquies in England