Predicate: demonize

Roleset id: demonize.01 , portray as a demon, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

demonize.01: DEMONIZE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'demonize' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from demonize.01-v predicate notes)


demonize (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: portrayer, agent
        Arg1-PPT: demonic entity

Example: th' vasty plains of hell

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        What shook America was not a battle for justice but for naked power, in which an army of judicial activists rolled over a judge [0] they had demonized [*T*-2].

        Arg0: they
        Rel: demonized
        Arg1: [*T*-2]
        ArgM-RCL: [0] -> a judge