aphorise

verb
speak or write in aphorisms
Syn: ↑aphorize
Derivationally related forms: ↑aphorism, ↑aphorism (for: ↑aphorize)
Hypernyms: ↑communicate, ↑intercommunicate
Verb Frames:
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aphˈorize or aphˈorise intransitive verb
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Main Entry:aphorism

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • aphorise — (Brit.) v. speak using aphorisms, write in aphorisms (also aphorize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aphorise — verb To create an aphorism. At the drop of a hat he would aphorise an experience into a few memorable words …   Wiktionary

  • aphorise — /ˈæfəraɪz/ (say afuhruyz) verb (i) (aphorised, aphorising) to utter aphorisms; write or speak in aphorisms. Also, aphorize …   Australian English dictionary

  • aphorised — aphorise (Brit.) v. speak using aphorisms, write in aphorisms (also aphorize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aphorises — aphorise (Brit.) v. speak using aphorisms, write in aphorisms (also aphorize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aphorising — aphorise (Brit.) v. speak using aphorisms, write in aphorisms (also aphorize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aphorize — verb speak or write in aphorisms • Syn: ↑aphorise • Derivationally related forms: ↑aphorism (for: ↑aphorise), ↑aphorism • Hypernyms: ↑communicate, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • aphorize — aphorizer, n. /af euh ruyz /, v.i., aphorized, aphorizing. to utter aphorisms; write or speak in aphorisms. Also, esp. Brit., aphorise. [1660 70; < Gk aphorízein to mark off, define, determine, equiv. to ap AP 2 + horízein to limit, define; see… …   Universalium

  • aphorize — (Amer.) v. speak using aphorisms, write in aphorisms (also aphorise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aphorized — aphorize (Amer.) v. speak using aphorisms, write in aphorisms (also aphorise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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