What does apostrophize mean?

Definitions for apostrophizeəˈpɒs trəˌfaɪz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apostrophize, apostrophise(verb)

    use an apostrophe


  1. apostrophize(Verb)

    to use the apostrophe figure of speech in writing or speech

  2. apostrophize(Verb)

    to add one or more apostrophe characters to text to indicate missing letters

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apostrophize

    to address by apostrophe

  2. Apostrophize

    to contract by omitting a letter or letters; also, to mark with an apostrophe (') or apostrophes

  3. Apostrophize(verb)

    to use the rhetorical figure called apostrophe

  4. Origin: [imp. & p. p. Apostrophized (); p. pr. & vb. n. Apostrophizing.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of apostrophize in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of apostrophize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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