What does proselytize mean?

Definitions for proselytizeˈprɒs ə lɪˌtaɪz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word proselytize.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. proselytize, proselytise(verb)

    convert to another faith or religion


  1. proselytize(Verb)

    To encourage or induce people to join a religious movement, political party, or other cause or organization.

  2. proselytize(Verb)

    To convert (someone) to oneu2019s own faith or beliefs.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proselytize(verb)

    to convert to some religion, system, opinion, or the like; to bring, or cause to come, over; to proselyte

  2. Proselytize(verb)

    to make converts or proselytes


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of proselytize in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of proselytize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Harold Ramis:

    Memorable, simple, didn't require articles of faith, but completely humanistic in every way that I valued, so I proselytize it without practicing it.

  2. Todd Green:

    Under the circumstances, it's a pretty bold move, when you're a minority religion, you face a lot of pressure from the majority population not to proselytize.

Images & Illustrations of proselytize

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Translations for proselytize

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • získávat stoupence, obrátit na víru, obracet na víruCzech
  • omvende, missionereDanish
  • bekehren, missionierenGerman
  • convertir, misionarSpanish
  • [[tehdä]] [[lähetystyötä]], käännyttää, värvätäFinnish
  • prosélytiserFrench
  • bekeren, werven, missionerenDutch
  • misjonereNorwegian
  • завлекать, обращатьRussian
  • preobratiti se, promijeniti vjeru, konvertirati se, misioniratiSerbo-Croatian
  • omvändaSwedish

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