Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “proselytize”

See all translations

proselytize

verb [I] disapproving formal ( UK usually proselytise)
 
 
/ˈprɒs.əl.ɪ.taɪz/ US  /ˈprɑː.sə.lɪ-/
to try to persuade someone to change their religious or political beliefs or their way of living to your own
使改變(宗教、政治信仰或生活方式)
He was also remarkable for the proselytizing zeal with which he wrote his political pamphlets.
他也非常熱衷於改變他人的信仰,憑著這種熱情他寫了許多政治小冊子。
The television has provided the evangelists with yet another platform for their proselytizing.
電視為福音派傳教士提供了另一個用來改變他人信仰的講壇。
Religious practicesUrging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
proselytizer formal ( UK usually proselytiser)
 
 
/ˌprɒs.əl.ɪˈtaɪ.zər/ US  /ˌprɑː.səl.ɪ.taɪ.zɚ/ noun [C]
Translations of “proselytize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使改变(宗教、政治信仰或生活方式)…
(Definition of proselytize from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “proselytize” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

white Christmas

a Christmas when it snows

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More