fanaticize

fanaticize

[fuh-nat-uh-sahyz]
verb (used with object), fanaticized, fanaticizing.
1.
to make fanatical.
verb (used without object), fanaticized, fanaticizing.
2.
to act with or show fanaticism.
Also, especially British, fanaticise.


Origin:
1705–15; fanatic + -ize

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fanaticize or fanaticise (fəˈnætɪˌsaɪz)
 
vb
to make or become fanatical
 
fanaticise or fanaticise
 
vb

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