vowelize


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vow·el·ize

 (vou′ə-līz′)
tr.v. vow·el·ized, vow·el·iz·ing, vow·el·iz·es
To provide with vowel points.

vow′el·i·za′tion (-ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.

vowelize

(ˈvaʊəˌlaɪz) or

vowelise

vb
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) (tr) to mark the vowel points in (a Hebrew word or text). Also: vocalize
ˌvoweliˈzation, ˌvoweliˈsation n

vow•el•ize

(ˈvaʊ əˌlaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to provide (a Hebrew, Arabic, etc., text) with vowel points; vocalize.
[1810–20]
vow`el•i•za′tion, n.

vowelize


Past participle: vowelized
Gerund: vowelizing

Imperative
vowelize
vowelize
Present
I vowelize
you vowelize
he/she/it vowelizes
we vowelize
you vowelize
they vowelize
Preterite
I vowelized
you vowelized
he/she/it vowelized
we vowelized
you vowelized
they vowelized
Present Continuous
I am vowelizing
you are vowelizing
he/she/it is vowelizing
we are vowelizing
you are vowelizing
they are vowelizing
Present Perfect
I have vowelized
you have vowelized
he/she/it has vowelized
we have vowelized
you have vowelized
they have vowelized
Past Continuous
I was vowelizing
you were vowelizing
he/she/it was vowelizing
we were vowelizing
you were vowelizing
they were vowelizing
Past Perfect
I had vowelized
you had vowelized
he/she/it had vowelized
we had vowelized
you had vowelized
they had vowelized
Future
I will vowelize
you will vowelize
he/she/it will vowelize
we will vowelize
you will vowelize
they will vowelize
Future Perfect
I will have vowelized
you will have vowelized
he/she/it will have vowelized
we will have vowelized
you will have vowelized
they will have vowelized
Future Continuous
I will be vowelizing
you will be vowelizing
he/she/it will be vowelizing
we will be vowelizing
you will be vowelizing
they will be vowelizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been vowelizing
you have been vowelizing
he/she/it has been vowelizing
we have been vowelizing
you have been vowelizing
they have been vowelizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been vowelizing
you will have been vowelizing
he/she/it will have been vowelizing
we will have been vowelizing
you will have been vowelizing
they will have been vowelizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been vowelizing
you had been vowelizing
he/she/it had been vowelizing
we had been vowelizing
you had been vowelizing
they had been vowelizing
Conditional
I would vowelize
you would vowelize
he/she/it would vowelize
we would vowelize
you would vowelize
they would vowelize
Past Conditional
I would have vowelized
you would have vowelized
he/she/it would have vowelized
we would have vowelized
you would have vowelized
they would have vowelized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.vowelize - pronounce as a vowel; "between two consonants, this liquid is vowelized"
enounce, enunciate, pronounce, sound out, articulate, say - speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way; "She pronounces French words in a funny way"; "I cannot say `zip wire'"; "Can the child sound out this complicated word?"
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11) In the vowelization exercise, the syllable "ma" was read by the field-tester if they could not decode it because we were only testing for ability to vowelize in that exercise.
In the vowelization exercise we were not testing letter knowledge but the ability to vowelize, once a consonant was known.
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