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mongrelize Line breaks: mon¦grel|ize
Pronunciation: /ˈməŋɡrəlʌɪz/
(also mongrelise)

Definition of mongrelize in English:


[with object]
Cause to become mixed in race, composition, or character: (as adjective mongrelized) a patois of mongrelized French
More example sentences
  • He then told us of an idea he had about breeding a common, mongrelized man which every race would be distilled into, until mankind had a homogenous race.
  • I want to say the genius of the human race is mongrelised.
  • Under the right conditions, the newcomer aids the group - an effect that is increased if the group is already mongrelized, because then resistance to the outsider will be lower.



Pronunciation: /məŋɡrəlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • I felt I was a token of a world improved by mongrelisation.
  • It rejoices in mongrelization and fears the absolutism of the Pure.
  • The last thing I have to say about Fritz is that, well, his is a cuisine that no amount of Swiss / WASP / Montenegran mongrelization is sufficient to explain.

Words that rhyme with mongrelize

municipalize • paralyse

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