Adjective "Demythologized" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Demythologized


    Definition:

    1. to divest of mythological or legendary attributes or forms, as in order to permit clearer appraisal and understanding: to demythologize the music dramas of Richard Wagner for modern listeners.

    2. to make less mysterious or mythical so as to give a more human character to: to demythologize the presidency. verb (used without object), demythologized, demythologizing.

    3. to separate mythological, legendary, or apocryphal elements f

    Origin:
    demythologize

    Examples:

    "marxisms can be demythologized."