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soliloquize

[suh-lil-uh-kwahyz] /səˈlɪl əˌkwaɪz/
verb (used without object), soliloquized, soliloquizing.
1.
to utter a soliloquy; talk to oneself.
verb (used with object), soliloquized, soliloquizing.
2.
to utter in a soliloquy; say to oneself.
Also, especially British, soliloquise.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60; soliloqu(y) + -ize
Related forms
soliloquist
[suh-lil-uh-kwist] /səˈlɪl ə kwɪst/ (Show IPA),
soliloquizer, noun
soliloquizingly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for soliloquist

soliloquize

/səˈlɪləˌkwaɪz/
verb
1.
(intransitive) to utter a soliloquy
Derived Forms
soliloquist (səˈlɪləkwɪst), soliloquizer, soliloquiser, noun
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Word Origin and History for soliloquist

soliloquize

v.

1759, from soliloquy + -ize. Related: Soliloquized; soliloquizing.

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