follow Dictionary.com

Your favorite word could be our Word of the Day!

euhemerize

[yoo-hee-muh-rahyz, -hem-uh-] /yuˈhi məˌraɪz, -ˈhɛm ə-/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), euhemerized, euhemerizing.
1.
to treat or explain (myths) by euhemerism.
Also, especially British, euhemerise.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; Euhemer(us) + -ize
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for euhemerise

euhemerize

/juːˈhiːməˌraɪz/
verb
1.
to deal with or explain (myths) by euhemerism
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for euhemerize

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for euhemerise

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for euhemerise