Definition of eternize in English:


Syllabification: e·ter·nize
Pronunciation: /iˈtərˌnīz


[with object] literary
  • Make eternal; cause to live or last forever.
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    • 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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