verb (used with object), vul·gar·ized, vul·gar·iz·ing.
Related formsvul·gar·i·za·tion, nounvul·gar·iz·er, nounun·vul·gar·ize, verb (used with object), un·vul·gar·ized, un·vul·gar·iz·ing.
Examples from the Web for vulgarization
By the artificial removal of natural barriers you are aiding and abetting the vulgarization of the world.International Language|Walter J. Clark
But the vulgarization of rudiments is not the advancement of knowledge.The Intellectual Life|=Philip Gilbert Hamerton
Let us hope that the vulgarization permitted among ourselves will not be imitated by our neighbours.In the Heart of Vosges|Matilda Betham-Edwards
Nothing more surely preserves any form of ornament from vulgarization than a general sense of fitness.The Decoration of Houses|Edith Wharton
Ethical philosophers may see ample reason to doubt the benefit of new mores and the vulgarization of everything.Folkways|William Graham Sumner