bestialize

bestialize

[bes-chuh-lahyz, bees-]
verb (used with object), bestialized, bestializing.
to make bestial or beastlike: War bestializes its participants.
Also, especially British, bestialise.


Origin:
1675–85; bestial + -ize

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bestialize or bestialise (ˈbɛstɪəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to make bestial or brutal
 
bestialise or bestialise
 
vb

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