Definition of Pythagoreanize in English:

Pythagoreanize

(also Pythagoreanise)

verb

  • 1no object = Pythagorize. rare.

  • 2with object To render Pythagorean in character; to imbue with the philosophy of Pythagoras.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Pythagorean + -ize. Compare earlier Pythagoreanism and Pythagorize.

Pronunciation

Pythagoreanize

/pʌɪˌθaɡəˈriːənʌɪz/