Meaning of anagrammatize in English:


Pronunciation /ˌanəˈɡramətʌɪz/


(also British anagrammatise)
[with object]
  • Make an anagram of (a word, phrase, or name).

    ‘As they danced, some held aloft giant letters that spelt ‘VOTE’, though poor choreography had managed to anagrammatise the rest of the message.’
    • ‘I looked for ‘available letters (not words)’ with which to anagrammatize them, and - eureka! - found in each of the fourteen lines letters which spell ‘horse’!’
    • ‘Blackwall and Hornchurch stations couldn't be properly anagrammatized and instead they were split into their component words and reversed to produce ‘Wall Black’ and ‘Church Horn’ respectively.’