verb (used with object), adjectivized, adjectivizing.
to make into an adjective
, as by adding a suffix
: The noun mirth can be adjectivized by adding -ful or -less to form the adjectives mirthful and mirthless.
to apply adjectives to; describe: He tends to adjectivize himself as loyal and trustworthy, but that is far from accurate.
verb (used without object), adjectivized, adjectivizing.
to overdescribe: She adjectivizes in agonizing detail, using three adjectives where even one would be superfluous.
Also, especially British, adjectivise.