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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make or evolve into a tradition.

Usage examples (4)
  • Verb (used with object) : to ritualize the serving of tea
  • It adopts black colour as colour of mourning in order to ritualise shi'ism and create an illusion among the Shi'i Muslims that they are followers of Imam Husain.
  • A recent book, London Lore by Steve Roud, uncovers many of these early tales, rules and unwritten codes that set out and ritualise the correct way to get along in London.
  • (or de-ritualise) it. for more
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