intransitive verb-·cized·, -·ciz·ing
- to make or become catholic
- [C-] to convert or be converted to Catholicism
tr. & intr.v.ca·thol·i·cized, ca·thol·i·ciz·ing, ca·thol·i·ciz·es
- To make or become catholic.
- To convert or be converted to Catholicism.
(third-person singular simple present Catholicizes, present participle Catholicizing, simple past and past participle Catholicized)
- (intransitive) To make or become Catholic or Roman Catholic.
Catholic + -ize