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editorialize

[ed-i-tawr-ee-uh-lahyz, -tohr-] /ˌɛd ɪˈtɔr i əˌlaɪz, -ˈtoʊr-/
verb (used without object), editorialized, editorializing.
1.
to set forth one's position or opinion on some subject in, or as if in, an editorial.
2.
to inject personal interpretations or opinions into an otherwise factual account.
Also, especially British, editorialise.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism; editorial + -ize
Related forms
editorialization, noun
editorializer, noun
overeditorialize, verb (used without object), overeditorialized, overeditorializing.
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British Dictionary definitions for editorialise

editorialize

/ˌɛdɪˈtɔːrɪəˌlaɪz/
verb (intransitive)
1.
to express an opinion in or as in an editorial
2.
to insert one's personal opinions into an otherwise objective account
Derived Forms
editorialization, editorialisation, noun
editorializer, editorialiser, noun
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Word Origin and History for editorialise

editorialize

v.

"introduce opinions into factual accounts," 1856, from editorial + -ize. Related: Editorialized; editorializing.

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