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anagrammatize

Saltos de línea: ana¦gram|ma¦tize
Pronunciación: /ˌanəˈɡramətʌɪz
 
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(also anagrammatise)

Definición de anagrammatize en inglés:

verbo

[with object]
Make an anagram of (a word, phrase, or name).
Example sentences
  • As they danced, some held aloft giant letters that spelt ‘VOTE’, though poor choreography had managed to anagrammatise the rest of the message.
  • I looked for ‘available letters (not words)’ with which to anagrammatize them, and - eureka! - found in each of the fourteen lines letters which spell ‘horse’!
  • Blackwall and Hornchurch stations couldn't be properly anagrammatized and instead they were split into their component words and reversed to produce ‘Wall Black’ and ‘Church Horn’ respectively.

Derivados

anagrammatization

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sustantivo
Example sentences
  • My wondering about it led me to the belief that it was an anagrammatization .
  • One of the things I sent along was a line-by-line anagrammatization of Sylvia Plath's poem ‘Ariel,’ which you can read here.
  • In the happy crush of mail entries to this contest, we received lots and lots of movies comically altered by anagrammatization .

Words that rhyme with anagrammatize

epigrammatize, melodramatize, overdramatize

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