demonise demonise


  • (v) make into a demon


  1. They demonise the CCP first then they demonise the Chinese government.
  2. The media's attempts to demonise China has been alarming in recent years.


  1. Edwards said the Fox News Channel, owned by News Corp, has a right-wing bias and "the time has come for Democrats to stop pretending to be friends with the very people who demonise the Democratic Party".
    on Aug 5, 2007 By: John Edwards Source: The Age

  2. Meg Hillier, a Home Office Minister, said: "If we raise the age to 21, it's not going to stop people. It would demonise or prevent a lot of adults who are drinking quite responsibly."
    on Aug 15, 2007 By: Meg Hillier Source: Times Online

  3. "I don't want to demonise the banking and financial sector," the Duke of York, Queen Elizabeth II's second son and the special representative for international trade and investment, told the Daily Telegraph newspaper. "Bonuses, in the scheme...
    on Oct 24, 2009 By: Prince Andrew Source: AFP

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