Babelized

Babelized

[bey-buh-lahyzd, bab-uh-]
adjective (sometimes lowercase)
reduced to complete confusion or meaninglessness.

Origin:
1590–1600; Babelize + -ed2

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Babelize

[bey-buh-lahyz, bab-uh-]
verb (used with object), Babelized, Babelizing. (sometimes lowercase)
to make a confusion of (customs, languages, usages, etc.); cause to be mixed or unintelligible; confound.
Also, especially British, Babelise.


Origin:
1590–1600; Babel + -ize

Babelization, noun
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