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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [an-thol-uh-jahyz]
    • /ænˈθɒl əˌdʒaɪz/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [an-thol-uh-jahyz]
    • /ænˈθɒl əˌdʒaɪz/

Definitions of anthologized word

  • verb without object anthologized to compile an anthology. 1
  • verb with object anthologized to make an anthology of; include in an anthology. 1
  • noun anthologized Simple past tense and past participle of anthologize. 1

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Origin of anthologized

First appearance:

before 1890
One of the 20% newest English words
First recorded in 1890-95; antholog(y) + -ize

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Parts of speech for Anthologized


anthologized popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 68% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

anthologized usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for anthologized

adj anthologized

  • diverse — of a different kind, form, character, etc.; unlike: a wide range of diverse opinions.
  • varied — characterized by or exhibiting variety; various; diverse; diversified: varied backgrounds.
  • disparate — distinct in kind; essentially different; dissimilar: disparate ideas.
  • divergent — diverging; differing; deviating.
  • assorted — A group of assorted things is a group of similar things that are of different sizes or colours or have different qualities.

verb anthologized

  • cull — If items or ideas are culled from a particular source or number of sources, they are taken and gathered together.
  • amass — If you amass something such as money or information, you gradually get a lot of it.
  • organize — to form as or into a whole consisting of interdependent or coordinated parts, especially for united action: to organize a committee.
  • edit — to supervise or direct the preparation of (a newspaper, magazine, book, etc.); serve as editor of; direct the editorial policies of.
  • glean — to gather slowly and laboriously, bit by bit.

adjective anthologized

  • miscellaneous — consisting of members or elements of different kinds; of mixed character: a book of miscellaneous essays on American history.
  • various — of different kinds, as two or more things; differing one from another: Various experiments have not proved his theory.

Antonyms for anthologized

adj anthologized

  • alike — If two or more things are alike, they are similar in some way.
  • like — in like manner with; similarly to; in the manner characteristic of: He works like a beaver.
  • similar — having a likeness or resemblance, especially in a general way: two similar houses.
  • homogeneous — composed of parts or elements that are all of the same kind; not heterogeneous: a homogeneous population.
  • resembling — to be like or similar to.

verb anthologized

  • disperse — to drive or send off in various directions; scatter: to disperse a crowd.
  • scatter — to throw loosely about; distribute at irregular intervals: to scatter seeds.
  • destroy — To destroy something means to cause so much damage to it that it is completely ruined or does not exist any more.
  • disarrange — to disturb the arrangement of; disorder; unsettle.
  • disorder — lack of order or regular arrangement; confusion: Your room is in utter disorder.

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