[ toh-tal-i-tair-ee-uh-nahyz ]
/ toʊˌtæl ɪˈtɛər i əˌnaɪz /

verb (used with object), to·tal·i·tar·i·an·ized, to·tal·i·tar·i·an·iz·ing.

to make totalitarian.


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Also especially British, to·tal·i·tar·i·an·ise.

Origin of totalitarianize

First recorded in 1930–35; totalitarian + -ize Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020