Definitions

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

  • intransitive verb To coin or use neologisms.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To introduce or use new terms, or new senses of old words.
  • To introduce or adopt rationalistic views in theology; introduce or adopt new theological doctrines.
  • Also spelled neologise.

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

  • intransitive verb To introduce or use new words or terms or new uses of old words.
  • intransitive verb To introduce innovations in doctrine, esp. in theological doctrine.

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  • verb intransitive To coin a new word.

Etymologies

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Back-formation from neologism.

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