ALL meanings of -ize

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  • suffix -ize Verbs that can end in either '-ize' or '-ise' are dealt with in this dictionary at the '-ize' spelling. Many verbs ending in -ize describe processes by which things or people are brought into a new state. 0
  • suffix forming verbs -ize to cause to become, resemble, or agree with 0
  • suffix forming verbs -ize to become; change into 0
  • suffix forming verbs -ize to affect in a specified way; subject to 0
  • suffix forming verbs -ize to act according to some practice, principle, policy, etc 0
  • noun -ize to cause to be or become; make conform with or resemble; make 0
  • noun -ize to become, become like, or change into 0
  • noun -ize to subject to, treat with, or combine with 0
  • noun -ize to engage in; act in a (specified) way 0
  • suffix -ize Used to form verbs from nouns or adjectives, the verbs having the sense of "to make what is denoted by the noun/adjective". 0
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