Definition of Proselytize in English :

Define Proselytize in English

Proselytize meaning in English

Meaning of Proselytize in English

Pronunciation of Proselytize in English

Proselytize pronunciation in English

Pronounce Proselytize in English


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1. proselytise, proselytize

convert to another faith or religion

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to convert (someone) from one religious faith to another

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verb intransitive, verb transitiveWord forms: ˈproselytˌized or ˈproselytˌizing
to try to convert (a person), especially to one's religion
to persuade to do or join something, especially by offering an inducement

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v. pros·e·ly·tized, pros·e·ly·tiz·ing, pros·e·ly·tiz·es
1. To attempt to convert someone to one's own religious faith.
2. To attempt to persuade someone to join one's own political party or to espouse one's doctrine.
To convert (a person) from one belief, doctrine, cause, or faith to another.

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