Meaning of “demonize” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

(Definition of “demonize” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"demonize" in American English

See all translations

demonizeverb [ T ]

us /ˈdɪ·məˌnɑɪz/

to try to make someone or a group of people seem completely evil:

The mayor demonizes anyone who disagrees with him.

(Definition of “demonize” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)