absolutise

absolutize

[ab-suh-loo-tahyz]
verb (used with object), absolutized, absolutizing.
to render absolute; consider or declare perfect, complete, or unchangeable: Overzealous followers absolutized his theories.
Also, especially British, absolutise.


Origin:
1915–20; absolute + -ize

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