Definition of radicalize verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

radicalize

 verb
(British English also -ise)verb
BrE BrE//ˈrædɪkəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrædɪkəlaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they radicalize
BrE BrE//ˈrædɪkəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrædɪkəlaɪz//
 
he / she / it radicalizes
BrE BrE//ˈrædɪklaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrædɪklaɪzɪz//
 
past simple radicalized
BrE BrE//ˈrædɪklaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrædɪklaɪzd//
 
past participle radicalized
BrE BrE//ˈrædɪklaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrædɪklaɪzd//
 
-ing form radicalizing
BrE BrE//ˈrædɪklaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrædɪklaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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radicalize somebody/something to make somebody more extreme or radical (3) in their opinions on political or social issues Recent events have radicalized opinion on educational matters. The war has angered and radicalized a new generation of fighters.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: radicalize