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Definition of the verb orientalise

What does orientalise mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: orientalised | orientalising | orientalises

  1. make oriental in character

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Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

(also orientalise) verb, orientally adverb. – origin late Middle English: from Old French, or from Latin orientalis, from orient- (see ORIENT). USAGE The term oriental has an out-of-date feel as a term denoting people from Asia; it tends to be ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1906)

a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge with a new atlas of the world by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

orientalise, v. t. See orientalize. orientalism (6-ri-en'tal-izm), n. [= F. orieu- talisme = Pg. orientalismo ; as oriental + -ism.] 1. A characteristic of Eastern nations, as a mode of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Christian Antiquities (1880)

Comprising the History, Institutions and Antiquities of the Christian Church, from the Time of the Apostles to the Age of Charlemagne by William Smith, Samuel Cheetham

embracing all the chief particulars of Pachomius's system, not a code, and the Hr-inla Orientalise compiled in the 5th century by Vigi- lantius the deacon from the earlier monastic rules, which exhibit nothing deserving special notice, we come ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1907)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention

orientalise* Literatur (1832); Grammatica critica ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

orientalise, ». t. See orientalize. orientalism (6-ri-en'tal-izm), ». [= F. orien- talisme = Pg. oricntalismo ; as oriental + -ism.] 1. A characteristic of Eastern nations, as a ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopædic Dictionary (1897)

A New Original and Exhaustive Work of References to All English Words ... Being Also a Comprehensive Encyclopædia of All the Arts and Sciences ... by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

orientalise the Oriental or Chinese Arbor titos, occurring on rocky ridges in Siberia, China, and Japan, has the cones elliptic, with the interior scales blunt and mucronate below the apex. T. pendula, a native of Tartary, has globose cones, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

orientalise, v. t. See orientalize. Orientalism (ó-ri-en'tal-izm), n.

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