circularize(redirected from circularising)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.
tr.v. cir·cu·lar·ized, cir·cu·lar·iz·ing, cir·cu·lar·iz·es
1. To publicize with circulars.
2. To canvass or poll using a questionnaire.
cir′cu·lar·i·za′tion (-lər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
1. to distribute circulars to
2. to canvass or petition (people), as for support, votes, etc, by distributing letters, etc
3. to make circular
ˌcirculariˈzation, ˌcirculariˈsation n
ˈcircularˌizer, ˈcircularˌiser n
cir•cu•lar•ize(ˈsɜr kyə ləˌraɪz)
v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to circulate (a letter, memorandum, etc.).
2. to send circulars to.
3. to publicize, esp. by distributing circulars.
4. to make circular.
Past participle: circularized
Switch to new thesaurus
|Verb||1.||circularize - canvass by distributing letters|
|2.||circularize - canvass by using a questionnaire|
|3.||circularize - distribute circulars to|
send around - forward to others; "he is sending around an appeal for funds"
|4.||circularize - cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"|
disseminate, pass around, circulate, diffuse, broadcast, circularise, spread, disperse, propagate, distribute
podcast - distribute (multimedia files) over the internet for playback on a mobile device or a personal computer
sow - introduce into an environment; "sow suspicion or beliefs"
circulate, go around, spread - become widely known and passed on; "the rumor spread"; "the story went around in the office"
popularise, popularize, vulgarise, vulgarize, generalise, generalize - cater to popular taste to make popular and present to the general public; bring into general or common use; "They popularized coffee in Washington State"; "Relativity Theory was vulgarized by these authors"
|5.||circularize - make circular|