Definisi 'etymologize'
English to English
verb
1 give the etymology or derivation or suggest an etymology (for a word)
Example:
• The linguist probably etymologized the words incorrectly
• Although he is not trained in this, his hobby is etymologizing
source: wordnet30
2 construct the history of words
source: wordnet30
3 To give the etymology of; to trace to the root or primitive, as a word.
source: webster1913
4 To search into the origin of words; to deduce words from their simple roots.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
etymology, deriving, etymologizing, linguistics, construct, reconstruct, retrace, derive, educe,

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