Definition of ontologizing in US English:

ontologizing

(also ontologising)

noun

  • The action of ontologize; an instance of this.

adjective

  • That ontologizes; that deals with ontology.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Science. From ontologize + -ing<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in Shadworth Hollway Hodgson (1832–1912), philosopher. From ontologize + -ing.

Pronunciation

ontologizing

/ɒnˈtɒlədʒʌɪzɪŋ/