Definition of anatomize:
- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
In a letter to his brothers, dated in January 1818, he refers, in a tone of some soreness, to objections which Hunt had raised against points of treatment in the first Book of " Endymion," adding: " The fact is, he and Shelley are hurt, and perhaps justly, at my not having showed them the affair officiously; and, from several hints I have had, they appear much disposed to dissect and anatomize any trip or slip I may have made."- "Life of John Keats", William Michael Rossetti.
Legalize, equalize, methodize, sluggardize, womanize, humanize, patronize, cantonize, gluttonize, epitomize, anatomize, phlebotomize, sanctuarize, characterize, synonymize, recognize, detonize, colonize.- "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.