1. [syn: baptized, baptised]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Baptize \Bap*tize"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Baptized; p. pr. &
vb. n. Baptizing.] [F. baptiser, L. baptizare, fr. Gr.
bapti`zein. See Baptism.]
1. To administer the sacrament of baptism to.
2. To christen (because a name is given to infants at their
baptism); to give a name to; to name.
I'll be new baptized;
Henceforth I never will be Romeo. --Shak.
3. To sanctify; to consecrate.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: having undergone the Christian ritual of baptism [syn:
baptized, baptised] [ant: unbaptised, unbaptized]