Definition of aphorize in English:

aphorize

verb

(also British aphorise)
reporting verb
  • Make a pithy observation that contains a general truth.

    • ‘he aphorized, “Science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom”’

Pronunciation

aphorize

/ˈafəˌrīz/ /ˈæfəˌraɪz/

Origin

Mid 17th century from aphorism + -ize.