Definition of delegitimatize in English:

delegitimatize

verb

  • another term for delegitimize
    • ‘Third, they attempt to delegitimatize the insistent mythologies that other writers have perpetuated about the Center, such as mistaking its early teachers for missionaries.’
    • ‘They've been trying very hard to create an alternative leadership to delegitimatize the President.’
    • ‘Decontextualization effectively deflects attention away from this arbitrariness, reinforces the legitimacy of addiction model definitions, and delegitimatizes the smokers' definitions of smoking.’

Pronunciation:

delegitimatize

/ˌdēləˈjidəməˌtīz/