demonize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to show into or as if into a demon.
    • To possess by or like by a demon.
    • To portray as wicked or diabolic: wartime propaganda that demonizes the enemy.
    • To convert into a demon; to infuse the axioms or fury of a demon into.
    • to manage or possess by a demon.
    • to make into or like into a demon.
    • to own by or like by a demon.
    • To portray as evil or diabolic: wartime propaganda that demonizes the adversary.
    • To convert into a demon; to infuse the axioms or fury of a demon into.
    • to regulate or have by a demon.
  • verb:
    • To turn into a demon.
    • to spell it out or portray as bad or diabolic.
    • make into a demon
    • To turn into a demon.
    • to explain or represent as wicked or diabolic.
    • make into a demon
  • others:
    • To subject to the influence of demons; make like a demon; render demoniacal or diabolical.
    • To subject to the impact of demons; make like a demon; render demoniacal or diabolical.

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