Definition of mongrelize in English:


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


[with object]
  • Cause to become mixed in race, composition, or character: (as adjective mongrelized) a patois of mongrelized French
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    • 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: /-ˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
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  • 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.

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