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im·mor·tal·ize

 (ĭ-môr′tl-īz′)
tr.v. im·mor·tal·ized, im·mor·tal·iz·ing, im·mor·tal·iz·es
To make immortal.

im·mor′tal·i·za′tion (-ĭ-zā′shən) n.

immortalize

(ɪˈmɔːtəˌlaɪz) or

immortalise

vb (tr)
1. to give everlasting fame to, as by treating in a literary work: Macbeth was immortalized by Shakespeare.
2. to give immortality to
3. (Biology) biology to cause (cells) to reproduce indefinitely
imˌmortaliˈzation, imˌmortaliˈsation n
imˈmortalˌizer, imˈmortalˌiser n

im•mor•tal•ize

(ɪˈmɔr tlˌaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to bestow unending fame upon; perpetuate.
2. to make immortal.
[1560–70]
im•mor′ta•liz`a•ble, adj.
im•mor`tal•i•za′tion, n.

immortalize


Past participle: immortalized
Gerund: immortalizing

Imperative
immortalize
immortalize
Present
I immortalize
you immortalize
he/she/it immortalizes
we immortalize
you immortalize
they immortalize
Preterite
I immortalized
you immortalized
he/she/it immortalized
we immortalized
you immortalized
they immortalized
Present Continuous
I am immortalizing
you are immortalizing
he/she/it is immortalizing
we are immortalizing
you are immortalizing
they are immortalizing
Present Perfect
I have immortalized
you have immortalized
he/she/it has immortalized
we have immortalized
you have immortalized
they have immortalized
Past Continuous
I was immortalizing
you were immortalizing
he/she/it was immortalizing
we were immortalizing
you were immortalizing
they were immortalizing
Past Perfect
I had immortalized
you had immortalized
he/she/it had immortalized
we had immortalized
you had immortalized
they had immortalized
Future
I will immortalize
you will immortalize
he/she/it will immortalize
we will immortalize
you will immortalize
they will immortalize
Future Perfect
I will have immortalized
you will have immortalized
he/she/it will have immortalized
we will have immortalized
you will have immortalized
they will have immortalized
Future Continuous
I will be immortalizing
you will be immortalizing
he/she/it will be immortalizing
we will be immortalizing
you will be immortalizing
they will be immortalizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been immortalizing
you have been immortalizing
he/she/it has been immortalizing
we have been immortalizing
you have been immortalizing
they have been immortalizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been immortalizing
you will have been immortalizing
he/she/it will have been immortalizing
we will have been immortalizing
you will have been immortalizing
they will have been immortalizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been immortalizing
you had been immortalizing
he/she/it had been immortalizing
we had been immortalizing
you had been immortalizing
they had been immortalizing
Conditional
I would immortalize
you would immortalize
he/she/it would immortalize
we would immortalize
you would immortalize
they would immortalize
Past Conditional
I would have immortalized
you would have immortalized
he/she/it would have immortalized
we would have immortalized
you would have immortalized
they would have immortalized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.immortalize - be or provide a memorial to a person or an eventimmortalize - be or provide a memorial to a person or an event; "This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps"; "We memorialized the Dead"
remind - put in the mind of someone; "Remind me to call Mother"
monumentalise, monumentalize - record or memorialize lastingly with a monument
2.immortalize - make famous forever; "This melody immortalized its composer"
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"

immortalize

verb commemorate, celebrate, perpetuate, glorify, enshrine, exalt, memorialize, solemnize, apotheosize, eternalize The town was immortalized in the famous story of Dracula.

immortalize

verb
To cause to last endlessly:
Translations
zvěčnit
gøre udødelig
halhatatlanná teszmegörökít
gera ódauîlegan
zvečniť
ölümsüzleştirmek

immortalize

[ɪˈmɔːtəlaɪz] VTinmortalizar

immortalize

[ɪˈmɔːrtəlaɪz] immortalise (British) vtimmortaliser
a wondrous event which he had immortalised in verse → un événement prodigieux qu'il avait immortalisé dans ses vers

immortalize

vtverewigen; the film which immortalized herder Film, der sie unsterblich machte

immortalize

[ɪˈmɔːtəˌlaɪz] vtimmortalare

immortal

(iˈmoːtl) adjective
living for ever and never dying. A person's soul is said to be immortal; the immortal works of Shakespeare.
ˌimmorˈtality (-ˈtӕ-) noun
imˈmortalize, imˈmortalise verb
to make (a person etc) famous for ever. He wrote a song immortalizing the battle.
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