Definition of Grecizing

1. Verb. (present participle of grecize) ¹



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Definition of Grecizing

1. grecize [v] - See also: grecize

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grecizing

grebe
grebes
grebo
grebos
grece
greces
grechishchevite
grecianize
grecianized
grecianizes
grecianizing
grecians
grecize
grecized
grecizes
grecizing (current term)
greco-roman
grecque
grecques
gree
greeble
greebles
greebo
greebos
greeces
greecious
greed
greedfest
greedfests
greedhead

Literary usage of Grecizing

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1. Classical Philology by University of Chicago press, JSTOR (Organization) (1917)
"For convenience, and without aiming to make rigid categories, we may call the one group Roman or nationalistic, the other grecizing or Hellenistic. ..."

2. A General Introduction to the Sacred Scriptures: In a Series of by Joseph Dixon (1853)
"... (here we again translate Greeks,) who are there distinguished from the gentiles, and therefore must mean the unconverted grecizing Jews, or Hellenists. ..."

3. A Dictionary of the Bible: Dealing with Its Language, Literature, and by Samuel Rolles Driver, James Hastings, John Alexander Selbie (1900)
"... instead of the grecizing Lystra, is usual on coins and inscriptions). ... the capital, would give it some opportunity of sharing in the grecizing ..."

4. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1894)
"The passion for " grecizing," which Juvenal resents in the line quoted above, received its chief impulse under Nero, and the Roman spirit has avenged itself ..."

5. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1909)
"They advocated the strictest ideals of Judaism prescribed by the scribes, opposed the grecizing tendencies of the age, and for a long time supported the ..."

6. Journal of Theological Studies (1901)
"Codices B and E in the Psalms frequently cite in the margin the reading of 'the Greek' (1-^0-), tempting some later grecizing scribe to corrupt the text ..."

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