Pronunciation: (môr'u-līz", mor'-), [key]
—v., -ized, -iz•ing.
to reflect on or express opinions about something in terms of right and wrong, esp. in a self-righteous or tiresome way.
1. to explain in a moral sense, or draw a moral from.
2. to improve the morals of. Also, esp. Brit.,mor'al•ise".
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