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eroticize

[ih-rot-uh-sahyz] /ɪˈrɒt əˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), eroticized, eroticizing.
1.
to render or make erotic:
a painting eroticized with voluptuous figures and symbols.
Also, especially British, eroticise.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; erotic + -ize
Related forms
eroticization, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for eroticize

eroticize

/ɪˈrɒtɪˌsaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to regard or present in a sexual way
Derived Forms
eroticization, eroticisation, noun
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