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Definition of "anathematization" [a•nath•e•ma•ti•za•tion]

  • The act of anathematizing; vigorous denunciation. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "anathematization" in a sentence
  • "I seem to recall that there is an old papal rubric for the anathematization of heretics."
  • "The basis of that disdain is Rousseau's anathematization of the bourgeois, an idea that seems not to have crossed the Atlantic and cleared customs by the time the Constitution was written."
  • "Venerable parent promptly resorts to anathematization, and turns him out."