reflexivize

[ri-flek-suh-vahyz]

verb (used with object)

to make (a verb or pronoun) reflexive.

Nearby words

  1. reflex sensation,
  2. reflex symptom,
  3. reflexed,
  4. reflexion,
  5. reflexive,
  6. reflexogenic,
  7. reflexograph,
  8. reflexology,
  9. reflexometer,
  10. refluent

Also especially British, re·flex·i·vise.

Origin of reflexivize

First recorded in 1960–65; reflexive + -ize

Related formsre·flex·i·vi·za·tion, noun

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