from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To address by or speak or write in apostrophe.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to use the apostrophe figure of speech in writing or speech
- v. to add one or more apostrophe characters to text to indicate missing letters
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To address by apostrophe.
- transitive v. To contract by omitting a letter or letters; also, to mark with an apostrophe (') or apostrophes.
- intransitive v. To use the rhetorical figure called apostrophe.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In rhetoric, to address by apostrophe.
- To make an apostrophe or short digressive address in speaking; speak in the manner of an apostrophe.
- Also spelled apostrophise.
- In grammar: To omit a letter or letters. To mark such omission with the sign (').
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. use an apostrophe
apostrophe + -ize (Wiktionary)