Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To coin or use neologisms.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To coin a new word.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • 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.

Etymologies

Back-formation from neologism. (Wiktionary)

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