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eternize Line breaks: eter|nize
Pronunciation: /ɪˈtəːnʌɪz/
(also eternise)

Definition of eternize in English:


[with object] literary
Make eternal; cause to live or last forever.
Example sentences
  • I was becoming too attached to the past, which was now eternised in my mind as impossible perfections.
  • Here, the poetic garlands bestowed by poetic favor become subject to nature, subject to death - dramatically reversing the eternizing conceit of Shakespeare's ‘Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day’.
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