What does radicalize mean?

Definitions for radicalizeˈræd ɪ kəˌlaɪz

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  1. radicalize(Verb)

    to make radical


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of radicalize in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of radicalize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kati Piri:

    It seems like mass punishment. The danger is it will only radicalize more people.

  2. Vice President Joe Biden:

    There are 1.4 billion Muslims in the world some of the rhetoric I'm hearing sounds designed to radicalize all 1.4 billion.

  3. Rebiya Kadeer:

    Don't push the Uighurs to the edge and create a situation to radicalize the Uighurs, to push the Uighurs to a degree that then there will be violence.

  4. Prime Minister David Cameron:

    These terrorists are plotting to kill us and to radicalize our children right now. They attack us because of who we are, not because of what we do, the question is this: do we work with our allies to degrade and destroy this threat, and do we go after these terrorists in their heartlands, from where they are plotting to kill British people, or do we sit back and wait for them to attack us?

  5. Ryan Mauro:

    Current arguments over terrorist recidivism upon release from Gitmo focus vary based on what it means to ‘rejoin’ the terrorist cause, the rate is lower if you only consider those who went back to physical fighting and it is higher if you include those who rejoined terrorist groups. But we often miss another factor: What about those who use their rock star status to radicalize without engaging in violence? We must remember this is an ideological war.

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