spiritualize

[spir-i-choo-uh-lahyz]
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Also especially British, spir·it·u·al·ise.

Origin of spiritualize

First recorded in 1625–35; spiritual + -ize
Related formsspir·it·u·al·i·za·tion, nounspir·i·tu·al·iz·er, nounde·spir·it·u·al·i·za·tion, nounde·spir·it·u·al·ize, verb (used with object), de·spir·it·u·al·ized, de·spir·it·u·al·iz·ing.re·spir·it·u·al·ize, verb (used with object), re·spir·it·u·al·ized, re·spir·it·u·al·iz·ing.un·spir·i·tu·al·ized, adjectiveun·spir·i·tu·al·iz·ing, adjective
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spiritualize

spiritualise

verb
  1. (tr) to make spiritual or infuse with spiritual content
Derived Formsspiritualization or spiritualisation, nounspiritualizer or spiritualiser, noun
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