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na·tion·al·ize

 (năsh′ə-nə-līz′, năsh′nə-)
tr.v. na·tion·al·ized, na·tion·al·iz·ing, na·tion·al·iz·es
1. To convert from private to governmental ownership and control: nationalize the steel industry.
2.
a. To make national in character, scope, or notoriety: "His high profile on such issues as abortion ... has already begun to nationalize his image" (Kenneth L. Woodward).
b. To render distinctively national: characteristics and issues that have tended to nationalize American political life.

na′tion·al·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
na′tion·al·iz′er n.

nationalize

(ˈnæʃənəˌlaɪz; ˈnæʃnə-) or

nationalise

vb (tr)
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to put (an industry, resources, etc) under state control or ownership
2. to make national in scope, character, or status
3. a less common word for naturalize
ˌnationaliˈzation, ˌnationaliˈsation n

na•tion•al•ize

(ˈnæʃ ə nlˌaɪz, ˈnæʃ nəˌlaɪz)

v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to bring under the ownership or control of a nation, as an industry or land.
2. to make into a nation.
3. to make national in extent or scope.
v.i.
4. to become nationalized.
[1790–1800]
na`tion•al•i•za′tion, n.
na′tion•al•iz`er, n.

nationalize


Past participle: nationalized
Gerund: nationalizing

Imperative
nationalize
nationalize
Present
I nationalize
you nationalize
he/she/it nationalizes
we nationalize
you nationalize
they nationalize
Preterite
I nationalized
you nationalized
he/she/it nationalized
we nationalized
you nationalized
they nationalized
Present Continuous
I am nationalizing
you are nationalizing
he/she/it is nationalizing
we are nationalizing
you are nationalizing
they are nationalizing
Present Perfect
I have nationalized
you have nationalized
he/she/it has nationalized
we have nationalized
you have nationalized
they have nationalized
Past Continuous
I was nationalizing
you were nationalizing
he/she/it was nationalizing
we were nationalizing
you were nationalizing
they were nationalizing
Past Perfect
I had nationalized
you had nationalized
he/she/it had nationalized
we had nationalized
you had nationalized
they had nationalized
Future
I will nationalize
you will nationalize
he/she/it will nationalize
we will nationalize
you will nationalize
they will nationalize
Future Perfect
I will have nationalized
you will have nationalized
he/she/it will have nationalized
we will have nationalized
you will have nationalized
they will have nationalized
Future Continuous
I will be nationalizing
you will be nationalizing
he/she/it will be nationalizing
we will be nationalizing
you will be nationalizing
they will be nationalizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been nationalizing
you have been nationalizing
he/she/it has been nationalizing
we have been nationalizing
you have been nationalizing
they have been nationalizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been nationalizing
you will have been nationalizing
he/she/it will have been nationalizing
we will have been nationalizing
you will have been nationalizing
they will have been nationalizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been nationalizing
you had been nationalizing
he/she/it had been nationalizing
we had been nationalizing
you had been nationalizing
they had been nationalizing
Conditional
I would nationalize
you would nationalize
he/she/it would nationalize
we would nationalize
you would nationalize
they would nationalize
Past Conditional
I would have nationalized
you would have nationalized
he/she/it would have nationalized
we would have nationalized
you would have nationalized
they would have nationalized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.nationalize - put under state control or ownership; "Mitterand nationalized the banks"
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"
communise, communize - make into property owned by the state; "The new government communized all banks"
denationalise, denationalize - put under private control or ownership; "The steel industry was denationalized"
2.nationalize - make national in character or scope; "His heroic deeds were nationalized by the press"
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"

nationalize

verb
To place under government or group ownership or control:
Translations
znárodnit
nationalisere
kansallistaa
nacionalizirati
államosít
òjóînÿta
国営にする
국영화하다
znárodniť
nationalisera
กำกับดูแลโดยรัฐ
devletleştirmekkamulaştırmakmillileştirmek
quốc hữu hoá

nationalize

[ˈnæʃnəlaɪz] VTnacionalizar
nationalized industryindustria f nacionalizada

nationalize

[ˈnæʃənəlaɪz] nationalise (British) vtnationaliser
to be nationalized [industry] → être nationalisé(e)
The railways had been nationalized → Les chemins de fer avaient été nationalisés.National Lottery n (British) the National Lottery → la Loterie nationale

nationalize

vt industries etcverstaatlichen

nationalize

[ˈnæʃnəˌlaɪz] vtnazionalizzare

nation

(ˈneiʃən) noun
1. a group of people living in a particular country, forming a single political and economic unit.
2. a large number of people who share the same history, ancestors, culture etc (whether or not they all live in the same country). the Jewish nation.
national (ˈnӕʃənəl) adjective
of or belonging to a particular nation. national government; national pride.
ˈnationally adverb
ˈnationalism (ˈnӕ-) noun
1. a sense of pride in the history, culture, achievements etc of one's nation.
2. the desire to bring the people of one's nation together under their own government.
ˈnationalist (ˈnӕ-) noun
ˌnationaˈlistic adjective
nationality (nӕʃəˈnӕləti) plural natioˈnalities noun
(the state of belonging to) a particular nation. `What nationality are you?' `I'm German'; You can see (people of) many nationalities in London.
ˈnationalize, ˈnationalise (ˈnӕ-) verb
to make (especially an industry) the property of the nation as a whole rather than the property of an individual.
ˌnationaliˈzation, ˌnationaliˈsation noun
national anthem
a nation's official song or hymn.
national service
in some countries, a period of compulsory service in the armed forces.
ˌnation-ˈwide adjective, adverb
(happening etc) throughout the whole nation. a nation-wide broadcast; They travelled nation-wide.

nationalize

يَجعَلُ صِنَاعَةً مِلْكاً لِلدَّولَةِ znárodnit nationalisere verstaatlichen εθνικοποιώ nacionalizar kansallistaa nationaliser nacionalizirati nazionalizzare 国営にする 국영화하다 nationaliseren nasjonalisere upaństwowić nacionalizar, naturalizar-se национализировать nationalisera กำกับดูแลโดยรัฐ kamulaştırmak quốc hữu hoá 国有化
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