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com·mu·nize

 (kŏm′yə-nīz′)
tr.v. com·mu·nized, com·mu·niz·ing, com·mu·niz·es
1. To subject to public ownership or control.
2. To convert to Communist principles or control.

com′mu·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.

communize

(ˈkɒmjʊˌnaɪz) or

communise

vb (tr; sometimes capital)
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to make (property) public; nationalize
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to make (a person or country) communist
ˌcommuniˈzation, ˌcommuniˈsation n

com•mu•nize

(ˈkɒm yəˌnaɪz)

v.t. -nized, -niz•ing.
1. (often cap.) to impose Communist principles or systems of government on (a country or people).
2. to make communistic.
3. to make (land, a house, etc.) the property of the community.
[1885–90; back formation from communization < Latin commūn(is) common]
com`mu•ni•za′tion, n.

communize


Past participle: communized
Gerund: communizing

Imperative
communize
communize
Present
I communize
you communize
he/she/it communizes
we communize
you communize
they communize
Preterite
I communized
you communized
he/she/it communized
we communized
you communized
they communized
Present Continuous
I am communizing
you are communizing
he/she/it is communizing
we are communizing
you are communizing
they are communizing
Present Perfect
I have communized
you have communized
he/she/it has communized
we have communized
you have communized
they have communized
Past Continuous
I was communizing
you were communizing
he/she/it was communizing
we were communizing
you were communizing
they were communizing
Past Perfect
I had communized
you had communized
he/she/it had communized
we had communized
you had communized
they had communized
Future
I will communize
you will communize
he/she/it will communize
we will communize
you will communize
they will communize
Future Perfect
I will have communized
you will have communized
he/she/it will have communized
we will have communized
you will have communized
they will have communized
Future Continuous
I will be communizing
you will be communizing
he/she/it will be communizing
we will be communizing
you will be communizing
they will be communizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been communizing
you have been communizing
he/she/it has been communizing
we have been communizing
you have been communizing
they have been communizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been communizing
you will have been communizing
he/she/it will have been communizing
we will have been communizing
you will have been communizing
they will have been communizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been communizing
you had been communizing
he/she/it had been communizing
we had been communizing
you had been communizing
they had been communizing
Conditional
I would communize
you would communize
he/she/it would communize
we would communize
you would communize
they would communize
Past Conditional
I would have communized
you would have communized
he/she/it would have communized
we would have communized
you would have communized
they would have communized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.communize - make Communist or bring in accord with Communist principles; "communize the government"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
2.communize - make into property owned by the state; "The new government communized all banks"
nationalize, nationalise - put under state control or ownership; "Mitterand nationalized the banks"
Translations

communize

[ˈkɒmjuːnaɪz] VTcomunizar

communize

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