Значение "proselytize" в словаре английского

proselytize в британском английском

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proselytizeverb [ I ]

disapproving formal UK usually proselytise uk /ˈprɒs.əl.ɪ.taɪz/ us /ˈprɑː.sə.lɪ.taɪz/

to try to persuade someone to change their religious or political beliefs or way of living to your own:

He was also remarkable for the proselytizing zeal with which he wrote his political pamphlets.
Television has provided the evangelists with yet another platform for their proselytizing.
proselytizer
noun [ C ] formal UK usually proselytiser uk /ˌprɒs.əl.ɪˈtaɪ.zər/ us /ˌprɑː.sə.lɪˈtaɪ.zɚ/

(Определение proselytize из Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

proselytize в американском английском

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proselytizeverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈprɑs·ə·lɪˌtɑɪz/

to try to persuade someone to change his or her religious beliefs, political party, etc., to your own:

[ I ] Missionaries were sent to proselytize in rural areas of the country.

(Определение proselytize из Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)