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culturize

verb; derivation
To introduce a person to new things; to give them culture. The speaker couldn’t think of a proper verb to use, so they changed the noun “culture” to the verb “culturize.”
 
I can’t believe you haven’t heard of them! We’re going to have to culturize you!
Etymology : Formation of a verb from the noun “culture.”
Source : Carey after I said I hadn’t heard of the band Death Cab for Cutie.
Last modified: 10 June 2008


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