To abandon a position or association, often to join an opposing group:
To become a deserter or an outlaw.
To use evasions or subterfuge; equivocate
To become sour:
To puff out (the hair) with or as if with a pad of material.
To hope confidently; to believe; usually with a phrase or infinitive clause as the object.
To come near to in place, time, character, or value; to draw nearer to.
Find another word for apostatize. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for apostatize, like: defect, desert, renegade, tergiversate, turn, rat, change sides, turn-one-s-coat, trust, apostatise and apostacize.