Definition of propagandize in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌpräpəˈɡanˌdīz/


[no object] chiefly derogatory
1Promote or publicize a particular cause, organization, or view, especially in a biased or misleading way: abolitionist leaders had not specifically propagandized for emancipation
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  • While displaying nostalgia for a vanishing rural and small-town America, their work also adeptly propagandized for the New Deal.
  • Whether it was a grandchild, niece, nephew or child, nearly everyone in America would have a personal stake to think about when the country was being rallied or propagandized for war.
  • She also has propagandized political, feminist views and lifestyle.
1.1 [with object] Attempt to influence (someone) with propaganda: people who have to be emotionalized and propagandized by logical arguments
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  • I also must report that I've visited France and no doubt succumbed to certain attempts to propagandize me.
  • I see the center as part of an incremental series of intricate moves toward justice; those who disagree with my premises see it as an attempt to propagandize women into a utopian, unrealistic mindset.
  • When we propagandize him, we cannot talk about this side of him.

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Syllabification: prop·a·gan·dize

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