factionalize

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

factional +‎ -ize

Verb[edit]

factionalize (third-person singular simple present factionalizes, present participle factionalizing, simple past and past participle factionalized)

  1. To split into factions
    • 2009 January 20, Seth Mydans And Mark Mcdonald, “Novelist Given 3 Years for Insulting Thai King”:
      He has no official political role, but he is a unifying force and peacemaker in a nation that has become increasingly factionalized and acrimonious.