Definition of polemize in English:

polemize

(also polemise)

verb

  • no object Polemicize.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Edward Pusey (1800–1882), Church of England clergyman and theologian. From ancient Greek πολεμίζειν to wage war, fight from πόλεμος war + -ίζειν.

Pronunciation

polemize

/ˈpɒlɪmʌɪz/