Synonyms of etymologize
- 1. etymologize, etymologise, derive, educe
- usage: give the etymology or derivation or suggest an etymology (for a word); "The linguist probably etymologized the words incorrectly"; "Although he is not trained in this, his hobby is etymologizing"
- 2. etymologize, etymologise, reconstruct, construct, retrace
- usage: construct the history of words
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Definition and meaning of etymologize (Dictionary)