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mem·o·rize

 (mĕm′ə-rīz′)
tr.v. mem·o·rized, mem·o·riz·ing, mem·o·riz·es
To commit to memory; learn by heart.

mem′o·riz′a·ble adj.
mem′o·ri·za′tion (-rĭ-zā′shən) n.
mem′o·riz′er n.

memorize

(ˈmɛməˌraɪz) or

memorise

vb
(tr) to commit to memory; learn so as to remember
ˈmemoˌrizable, ˈmemoˌrisable adj
ˌmemoriˈzation, ˌmemoriˈsation n
ˈmemoˌrizer, ˈmemoˌriser n

mem•o•rize

(ˈmɛm əˌraɪz)

v.t. -rized, -riz•ing.
to commit to memory; learn by heart: to memorize a poem.
[1585–95]
mem`o•ri•za′tion, n.
mem′o•riz`er, n.

memorize


Past participle: memorized
Gerund: memorizing

Imperative
memorize
memorize
Present
I memorize
you memorize
he/she/it memorizes
we memorize
you memorize
they memorize
Preterite
I memorized
you memorized
he/she/it memorized
we memorized
you memorized
they memorized
Present Continuous
I am memorizing
you are memorizing
he/she/it is memorizing
we are memorizing
you are memorizing
they are memorizing
Present Perfect
I have memorized
you have memorized
he/she/it has memorized
we have memorized
you have memorized
they have memorized
Past Continuous
I was memorizing
you were memorizing
he/she/it was memorizing
we were memorizing
you were memorizing
they were memorizing
Past Perfect
I had memorized
you had memorized
he/she/it had memorized
we had memorized
you had memorized
they had memorized
Future
I will memorize
you will memorize
he/she/it will memorize
we will memorize
you will memorize
they will memorize
Future Perfect
I will have memorized
you will have memorized
he/she/it will have memorized
we will have memorized
you will have memorized
they will have memorized
Future Continuous
I will be memorizing
you will be memorizing
he/she/it will be memorizing
we will be memorizing
you will be memorizing
they will be memorizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been memorizing
you have been memorizing
he/she/it has been memorizing
we have been memorizing
you have been memorizing
they have been memorizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been memorizing
you will have been memorizing
he/she/it will have been memorizing
we will have been memorizing
you will have been memorizing
they will have been memorizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been memorizing
you had been memorizing
he/she/it had been memorizing
we had been memorizing
you had been memorizing
they had been memorizing
Conditional
I would memorize
you would memorize
he/she/it would memorize
we would memorize
you would memorize
they would memorize
Past Conditional
I would have memorized
you would have memorized
he/she/it would have memorized
we would have memorized
you would have memorized
they would have memorized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.memorize - commit to memorymemorize - commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
understudy, alternate - be an understudy or alternate for a role
hit the books, study - learn by reading books; "He is studying geology in his room"; "I have an exam next week; I must hit the books now"

memorize

verb remember, learn, commit to memory, learn by heart, learn by rote, get by heart, con (archaic) He studied the map, trying to memorize the way.

memorize

verb
To commit to memory:
Translations
memorovatučit se nazpaměť
lære udenadmemorere
memorizaraprender de memoria
opetella ulkoa
naučiti napametpamtiti
memorizál
leggja á minniî
記憶する
암기하다
memoriza
memorovať
zapomniti si
lära sig utantillmemorera
ท่องจำ
ghi nhớ

memorize

[ˈmeməraɪz] VTmemorizar, aprender de memoria

memorize

[ˈmɛməraɪz] vt [+ poem, dates, numbers, address] → mémoriser

memorize

vtsich (dat)einprägen

memorize

[ˈmɛməˌraɪz] vtimparare a memoria, memorizzare

memory

(ˈmeməri) plural ˈmemories noun
1. the power to remember things. a good memory for details.
2. the mind's store of remembered things. Her memory is full of interesting stories.
3. something remembered. memories of her childhood.
4. the time as far back as can be remembered. the greatest fire in memory.
5. a part of computer in which information is stored for immediate use; a computer with 8 megabytes of memory.
ˈmemorize, ˈmemorise verb
to learn (something) so well that one can remember all of it without looking. She memorized the directions.
from memory
by remembering; without using a book etc for reference. He said the whole poem from memory.
in memory of / to the memory of
as a reminder or memorial of. They built a monument in memory of their dead leader.

memorize

فِي خِلَالِ ذَلِكَ učit se nazpaměť memorere einprägen (sich) απομνημονεύω memorizar opetella ulkoa mémoriser naučiti napamet memorizzare 記憶する 암기하다 uit het hoofd leren lære utenat zapamiętać memorizar запоминать memorera ท่องจำ ezberlemek ghi nhớ 记住

memorize

vt. memorizar, aprender de memoria.
References in classic literature ?
Now let the candidate for the asylum try to memorize those variations, and see how soon he will be elected.
How many of my readers would have the industry and application to memorize two thousand verses, even for a Dore Bible?
Secretary-General of SQHCCS said in a press conference at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque said that the competition aims at encouraging Omanis to memorize, observe and follow the Holy Quran, educate the Holy Quran oriented generation andqualify good reciters of the holy Quran, in addition to strengthening the presence of the Sultanate in advanced positions in the international Quranic competitions, in translation of the vision of His Majesty the Sultan.
It took 10 months to memorize the names and 11 hours each time he writes out the wall.
Al-Khairy thanked the Saudi government for supporting the youth and bestowing special attention to those who memorize the Qur'an.
My favorite idea on the list is the last one: find a poem you like and memorize it.
All South Eugene High School junior Kyle Morrison needs is 30 seconds to memorize a 12-digit number.
Sadeghi said that under a new directive, which had not previously been publicized, all prisoners who memorize the Qoran in full are eligible for reductions in their sentences.
The majority of students have a natural way they memorize music, usually by relying on muscle and aural techniques.
Ko found that while behavioral measures indicated a lower capacity in older adults than younger adults to memorize items, the neural measure of memory capacity was very similar in both groups.
Saed Al-Orabi Al-Harthi, Advisor to the Minister of Interior, member of the prize's supreme committee and the content's Secretary General, said the prize runs in three levels: elementary students who will be asked to memorize 100 sayings, intermediate students to memorize 250 sayings and the secondary level to memorize 500 sayings.
Memorize a deck of cards in less than one minute, 30 seconds.