Definition of aphorize in English:

aphorize

(also aphorise)

verb

  • reporting verb Make a pithy observation that contains a general truth.

    with direct speech ‘he aphorized, ‘Science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom’’

Origin

Mid 17th century: from aphorism + -ize.

Pronunciation

aphorize

/ˈafərʌɪz/