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reference to a personified thing or idea or to a person or persons not present1887Home AgainHe worshiped what he called thoughts, would rave about a thought in the abstract, apostrophize an uncaught idea.1902The Vultures'There is only one man in Warsaw who would apostrophize the gods like that,' he said. The speaker was Prince Martin Bukaty.1903My Native Land After an actor has been beheaded, he has been known to pickup the false head and apostrophize it while making his exit from the stage.