Etymology
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elegize (v.)

1702, "write an elegy," from elegy + -ize. Transitive sense of "celebrate or lament after the style of an elegy" is from 1809. Related: Elegized; elegizing.

updated on September 15, 2020

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Definitions of elegize from WordNet

elegize (v.)
compose an elegy;
Synonyms: elegise
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