Vampirise vs Monsterise - What's the difference?

vampirise | monsterise | Hyponyms |

Vampirise is a hyponym of monsterise.

As verbs the difference between vampirise and monsterise

is that vampirise is while monsterise is to give (another) very bad reputation; to demonize, vilify.




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    Alternative forms

    * monsterize


  • To give (another) very bad reputation; to demonize, vilify.
  • * 1851 , The British Friend , Volume 9, page 22
  • and it would seem, as if to atone for that deficiency in the eyes of " a hero worshipper," that Macaulay had determined to monsterise him into an embodiment of inconsistency, deceit, and simulation.
  • * 1997 , Harry M. Benshoff, Monsters in the closet: homosexuality and the horror film , page 330
  • (quite literally monsterise ) queer sexuality, and what the pleasures and costs of such representations might be for both individual spectators and culture at large.
  • * 2005 , Outlook , Volume 45, Issues 9-16
  • A similarity that runs deeper than the differences in these two unrelated incidents, these separate times that we have allocated to monsterising and mortifying our teenagers.


    * vampirize, vampirise * zombify