[ ri-flek-suh-vahyz ]
/ rɪˈflɛk səˌvaɪz /
verb (used with object)
to make (a verb or pronoun) reflexive.
Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby reflexivize
Also especially British, re·flex·i·vise.
OTHER WORDS FROM reflexivizere·flex·i·vi·za·tion, noun
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