from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- transitive verb To explain or interpret euhemeristically.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To treat or explain in the manner of Euhemerus; treat or explain rationalistically: as, to
euhemerizea myth (that is, to explain it as being founded on a basis of history). See euhemerism.
- To believe in or practise euhemerism; treat or explain myths euhemeristically.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- transitive verb To interpret (mythology) on the theory of euhemerism.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- verb transitive to
explainor interpretsomething using the theoryof Euhemeros
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Nor am I concerned to euhemerize the, to us, mythical absurdity of 500 bereaved mothers all finding their way to one woman, illustrious teacher and herself bereaved mother though she might be.