Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • intransitive verb To make an analogy of or concerning.
  • intransitive verb To reason by or use analogy.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To explain by analogy; exhibit resemblance between.
  • To make use of analogy; be analogous.
  • Also spelled analogise.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • intransitive verb To employ, or reason by, analogy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To express as an analogy.
  • verb To treat one thing as analogous to another.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb make an analogy

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

analogy +‎ -ize

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