Definition of papalize in English:

papalize

(also papalise)

verb

rare
  • with object To render Roman Catholic; to imbue with Roman Catholic doctrines or practices.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Times. From papal + -ize.

Pronunciation

papalize

/ˈpeɪpəlʌɪz//ˈpeɪp(ə)lʌɪz/