Definition of tropologize in English:

tropologize

(also tropologise)

Pronunciation /trəˈpɒlədʒʌɪz/ /trɒˈpɒlədʒʌɪz/

verb

rare
  • To change (a person or thing) by a trope or metaphor; to use (something) in a tropological sense. Also without object: to use troplogical interpretation.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Ralph Cudworth (1617–1688), philosopher and theologian. From tropology + -ize, originally after Hellenistic Greek τροπολογεῖν.