Definition of "reified" [reified]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of reify. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "reified" in a sentence
  • "That experience of having your ‘common sense’ suspicions elegantly reified is a guaranteed zinger, and I think it’s where long-lasting ideologies are born."
  • "“Orientalism has become a reified ‘Other,’” writes Irwin of Said."
  • "It got me to thinking about this sides-of-the-brain thing, a genuinely innovative idea from neuroscience, which, like so many valid scientific insights, got reified, oversimplified and misinterpreted by popular psychology."
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