On this page:
Definition of the verb allegorize
What does allegorize mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: allegorized | allegorizing | allegorizes
- interpret as an allegory
- make into an allegory
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for allegorize
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
Effective Bible Teaching (2012)
by James C. Wilhoit, Leland Ryken
To allegorize means to translate the details of a passage into another set of meanings, usually a set of conceptual meanings. This principle asserts the need to interpret passages literally rather than allegorically; it does not question the need to ...
Peirce Seminar Papers (2002)
Essays in Semiotic Analysis by Michael Shapiro
To allegorize means to speak otherwise than one seems to speak, and thus allegorical interpretation means looking for a second meaning.2 In addition to the scnsws litteralis, the common signification of words and the reference to historical ...
From Sign to Signing (2003)
by Wolfgang G. Müller, Olga Fischer
To allegorize means to speak otherwise than one seems to speak and thus allegorical interpretation means looking for a second meaning.3 In addition to the sensus litteralis, the common signification of words and the reference to historical ...
New English Dictionary... (1757)
by James Buchanan
best, Ankaly, Allegorize, Almanac, Aferatives, Annihihilate, Antediluvian, Ascarides, Beadle, Beneficial, Cavate, Cicatrize, Read Acceptable. Accusative, Adversary. Agio. Alkahest. Alkdly. Allegorize.
by Morvillo, Anthony
To represent by figures; to allegorize. Sepezuse, t. v. To allegorize to somebody; to speak by symbols to somebody.
Abridged in One Volume by Gerhard Kittel, Gerhard Friedrich, Geoffrey W. Bromiley
allegored [to allegorize] A. The Use of the Term. This verb, with the ...
by Christian Friderick Bay
(med Lignelser to allegorize.(sig) to ...
A Dialectical Lexicon of Terms by Dr Barry Sandywell
Every poetic tradition thathas lost its vital functions has beentempted to allegorize. Therule hereis:ifthe poem flags inits meaningor message, inflate itwith allegorical meaning.
by Joseph John Freeman, David Johns
Allegorize, v, a. manao allegory. Allegory, s. fanobarana: oha-teny lavaieny. Allelujah, s. teny fiderana, hoe, "de- rao AndriamanitrV. Alleviate, v, a. mampamaivana, mampisava; mampitsahatra; mam- pangwa ; manamboarnboatra. Alleviation ...
Containing All Th Words in the Scotch and Irish Dialects of the Celtic, that Could be Collected from the Voice, and Old Books and MSS by William Shaw
- - То ALLEGORIZE. Seachlabhram. АLLEGORY. Seachlabhradh. АLLEGRО.
The Spelling Dictionary: Or, a Collection of All the Common Words and Proper Names of Persons and Places, Made Use of in Yhe English Tongue. ... By Thomas Dyche, .. (1737)
by Thomas Dyche
v &lessanders allEgorize Alexander - &llegory a]6xipharmic _ allEgro A'ssord Allehsiliah ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for allegorize
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Quotes about allegorize
Couldn't select: You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MariaDB server version for the right syntax to use near 'allegorize"" IN BOOLEAN MODE) LIMIT 1,1' at line 1
Scrabble value of A1L1L1E1G2O1R1I1Z10E1
The value of this 10-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Share this page
Go to the usage examples of allegorize to see it in context!