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rev·o·lu·tion·ize

 (rĕv′ə-lo͞o′shə-nīz′)
tr.v. rev·o·lu·tion·ized, rev·o·lu·tion·iz·ing, rev·o·lu·tion·iz·es
1. To bring about a radical change in: Television has revolutionized news coverage.
2. To subject to a political or social revolution.
3. To fill with revolutionary principles.

rev′o·lu′tion·iz′er n.

revolutionize

(ˌrɛvəˈluːʃəˌnaɪz) or

revolutionise

vb (tr)
1. to bring about a radical change in: science has revolutionized civilization.
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to inspire or infect with revolutionary ideas: they revolutionized the common soldiers.
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) to cause a revolution in (a country, etc)
ˌrevoˈlutionˌizer, ˌrevoˈlutionˌiser n

rev•o•lu•tion•ize

(ˌrɛv əˈlu ʃəˌnaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to bring about a revolution in; effect a radical change in.

revolutionize


Past participle: revolutionized
Gerund: revolutionizing

Imperative
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revolutionize
Present
I revolutionize
you revolutionize
he/she/it revolutionizes
we revolutionize
you revolutionize
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Preterite
I revolutionized
you revolutionized
he/she/it revolutionized
we revolutionized
you revolutionized
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Present Continuous
I am revolutionizing
you are revolutionizing
he/she/it is revolutionizing
we are revolutionizing
you are revolutionizing
they are revolutionizing
Present Perfect
I have revolutionized
you have revolutionized
he/she/it has revolutionized
we have revolutionized
you have revolutionized
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Past Continuous
I was revolutionizing
you were revolutionizing
he/she/it was revolutionizing
we were revolutionizing
you were revolutionizing
they were revolutionizing
Past Perfect
I had revolutionized
you had revolutionized
he/she/it had revolutionized
we had revolutionized
you had revolutionized
they had revolutionized
Future
I will revolutionize
you will revolutionize
he/she/it will revolutionize
we will revolutionize
you will revolutionize
they will revolutionize
Future Perfect
I will have revolutionized
you will have revolutionized
he/she/it will have revolutionized
we will have revolutionized
you will have revolutionized
they will have revolutionized
Future Continuous
I will be revolutionizing
you will be revolutionizing
he/she/it will be revolutionizing
we will be revolutionizing
you will be revolutionizing
they will be revolutionizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been revolutionizing
you have been revolutionizing
he/she/it has been revolutionizing
we have been revolutionizing
you have been revolutionizing
they have been revolutionizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been revolutionizing
you will have been revolutionizing
he/she/it will have been revolutionizing
we will have been revolutionizing
you will have been revolutionizing
they will have been revolutionizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been revolutionizing
you had been revolutionizing
he/she/it had been revolutionizing
we had been revolutionizing
you had been revolutionizing
they had been revolutionizing
Conditional
I would revolutionize
you would revolutionize
he/she/it would revolutionize
we would revolutionize
you would revolutionize
they would revolutionize
Past Conditional
I would have revolutionized
you would have revolutionized
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we would have revolutionized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.revolutionize - change radically; "E-mail revolutionized communication in academe"
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.revolutionize - overthrow by a revolution, of governments
overthrow, subvert, bring down, overturn - cause the downfall of; of rulers; "The Czar was overthrown"; "subvert the ruling class"
3.revolutionize - fill with revolutionary ideas
indoctrinate - teach doctrines to; teach uncritically; "The Moonies indoctrinate their disciples"

revolutionize

verb transform, reform, restructure, revamp, modernize, reshape, metamorphose, break with the past, remould Plastics have revolutionized the way we live.

revolutionize

verb
To bring about a radical change in:
Translations
způsobit revoluci
revolutionere
forradalmasít
valda byltingu á/í
spôsobiť revolúciu
devrim yapmak

revolutionize

[ˌrevəˈluːʃənaɪz] VTrevolucionar

revolutionize

[ˌrɛvəˈluːʃənaɪz] revolutionise (British) vtrévolutionner

revolutionize

revolutionize

[ˌrɛvəˈluːʃəˌnaɪz] vtrivoluzionare

revolution

(revəˈluːʃən) noun
1. (the act of making) a successful, violent attempt to change or remove a government etc. the American Revolution.
2. a complete change in ideas, methods etc. There's been a complete revolution in the way things are done in this office.
3. a complete circle or turn round a central point, axis etc (eg as made by a record turning on a record-player, or the Earth moving on its axis or round the Sun).
ˌrevoˈlutionary adjective
1. involving or causing great changes in ideas, methods etc. a revolutionary new process for making paper.
2. of a revolution against a government etc. revolutionary activities.
nounplural revoˈlutionaries
a person who takes part in, or is in favour of, (a) revolution.
ˌrevoˈlutionize, ˌrevoˈlutionise verb
to cause great changes in (ideas, methods etc). This new machinery will revolutionize the paper-making industry.
References in classic literature ?
In other words, when a sixth of the population of a nation which has undertaken to be the refuge of liberty are slaves, and a whole country is unjustly overrun and conquered by a foreign army, and subjected to military law, I think that it is not too soon for honest men to rebel and revolutionize.
Only I thought you had struck out a new idea, and invented a scheme that was going to revolutionize the timeworn and ineffectual methods of the--" He stopped, and turned to Blake, who was happy now that another had taken his place on the gridiron.
Indiscriminately let those take their places, of whatever rank they come, who possess the kingly gifts to lead armies or to sway a people--Nature's generals, her lawgivers, her kings, and with them also the deep philosophers who think the thought in one generation that is to revolutionize society in the next.
I am at the head of a syndicate, the Coulson & Bruce Syndicate, which in course of time hope to revolutionize the machinery used for spinning wool all over the world.
The actual economy of mousseline de laine, which needs no washing, has since injured the sale of cotton fabrics enough to revolutionize the Rouen manufactories.
While Greek was speaking so powerfully to the cultivated class, other forces were contributing to revolutionize life as a whole and all men's outlook upon it.