Definition of rabbinizing in US English:

rabbinizing

(also rabbinising)

adjective

  • That makes something more rabbinical in character; professing, teaching, or tending towards rabbinism.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Montagu (bap. 1575, d. 1641), bishop of Norwich and religious controversialist. From rabbin + -izing. In later use partly from rabbinize + -ing.

Pronunciation

rabbinizing

/ˈrabɪnʌɪzɪŋ/