Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Verb: secularise  'sek-yu-lu,rIz
Usage: Brit (N. Amer: secularize)
  1. Make secular and draw away from a religious orientation
    "Ataturk secularised Turkey";
    - secularize
  2. Transfer from ecclesiastical to civil possession, use, or control
    - desacralize, secularize, desacralise [Brit]

Derived forms: secularising, secularises, secularised

Type of: change state, transfer, turn