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in·ter·nal·ize

 (ĭn-tûr′nə-līz′)
tr.v. in·ter·nal·ized, in·ter·nal·iz·ing, in·ter·nal·iz·es
1. To make internal, personal, or subjective: "Protean man internalizes the longing for immortality through an ongoing process of death and rebirth within himself" (Henry S. Resnik).
2. To take in and make an integral part of one's attitudes or beliefs: had internalized the cultural values of the Poles after a year of living in Warsaw.

in·ter′nal·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.

internalize

(ɪnˈtɜːnəˌlaɪz) or

internalise

vb
(Psychology) (tr) psychol sociol to make internal, esp to incorporate within oneself (values, attitudes, etc) through learning or socialization. Also: interiorize Compare introject
inˌternaliˈzation, inˌternaliˈsation n

in•ter•nal•ize

(ɪnˈtɜr nlˌaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to incorporate within oneself (the cultural values, mores, etc., of others) through learning, socialization, or identification.
2. to make subjective or give a subjective character to.
3. to acquire (a linguistic rule, structure, etc.) as part of one's language competence.
in•ter`nal•i•za′tion, n.

internalize


Past participle: internalized
Gerund: internalizing

Imperative
internalize
internalize
Present
I internalize
you internalize
he/she/it internalizes
we internalize
you internalize
they internalize
Preterite
I internalized
you internalized
he/she/it internalized
we internalized
you internalized
they internalized
Present Continuous
I am internalizing
you are internalizing
he/she/it is internalizing
we are internalizing
you are internalizing
they are internalizing
Present Perfect
I have internalized
you have internalized
he/she/it has internalized
we have internalized
you have internalized
they have internalized
Past Continuous
I was internalizing
you were internalizing
he/she/it was internalizing
we were internalizing
you were internalizing
they were internalizing
Past Perfect
I had internalized
you had internalized
he/she/it had internalized
we had internalized
you had internalized
they had internalized
Future
I will internalize
you will internalize
he/she/it will internalize
we will internalize
you will internalize
they will internalize
Future Perfect
I will have internalized
you will have internalized
he/she/it will have internalized
we will have internalized
you will have internalized
they will have internalized
Future Continuous
I will be internalizing
you will be internalizing
he/she/it will be internalizing
we will be internalizing
you will be internalizing
they will be internalizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been internalizing
you have been internalizing
he/she/it has been internalizing
we have been internalizing
you have been internalizing
they have been internalizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been internalizing
you will have been internalizing
he/she/it will have been internalizing
we will have been internalizing
you will have been internalizing
they will have been internalizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been internalizing
you had been internalizing
he/she/it had been internalizing
we had been internalizing
you had been internalizing
they had been internalizing
Conditional
I would internalize
you would internalize
he/she/it would internalize
we would internalize
you would internalize
they would internalize
Past Conditional
I would have internalized
you would have internalized
he/she/it would have internalized
we would have internalized
you would have internalized
they would have internalized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.internalize - incorporate within oneself; make subjective or personal; "internalize a belief"
psychological science, psychology - the science of mental life
ascribe, attribute, impute, assign - attribute or credit to; "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"; "People impute great cleverness to cats"
Translations

internalize

[ɪnˈtɜːnəlaɪz] VTinteriorizar

internalize

[ɪnˈtɜːrnəlaɪz] internalise (British) vt [+ belief, values] → intérioriser
Over time she internalized her parents' attitudes → Avec le temps, elle avait fini par intérioriser les attitudes de ses parents.

internalize

internalize

[ɪnˈtɜːnəˌlaɪz] vt (frm) → interiorizzare

internalize

vt (psych) interiorizar
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