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al·pha·bet·ize

 (ăl′fə-bĭ-tīz′)
tr.v. al·pha·bet·ized, al·pha·bet·iz·ing, al·pha·bet·iz·es
1. To arrange in alphabetical order.
2. To supply with an alphabet.

al′pha·bet′i·za′tion (-bĕt′ĭ-zā′shən) n.
al′pha·bet·iz′er n.
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alphabetize

(ˈælfəbəˌtaɪz) or

alphabetise

vb (tr)
1. to arrange in conventional alphabetical order
2. to express by an alphabet
ˌalphabetiˈzation, ˌalphabetiˈsation n
ˈalphabetˌizer, ˈalphabetˌiser n
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al•pha•bet•ize

(ˈæl fə bɪˌtaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to put or arrange in alphabetical order.
2. to furnish with an alphabet.
[1865–70]
al`pha•bet`i•za′tion (-ˌbɛt əˈzeɪ ʃən, -bɪ tə-) n.
al′pha•bet•iz`er, n.
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alphabetize


Past participle: alphabetized
Gerund: alphabetizing

Imperative
alphabetize
alphabetize
Present
I alphabetize
you alphabetize
he/she/it alphabetizes
we alphabetize
you alphabetize
they alphabetize
Preterite
I alphabetized
you alphabetized
he/she/it alphabetized
we alphabetized
you alphabetized
they alphabetized
Present Continuous
I am alphabetizing
you are alphabetizing
he/she/it is alphabetizing
we are alphabetizing
you are alphabetizing
they are alphabetizing
Present Perfect
I have alphabetized
you have alphabetized
he/she/it has alphabetized
we have alphabetized
you have alphabetized
they have alphabetized
Past Continuous
I was alphabetizing
you were alphabetizing
he/she/it was alphabetizing
we were alphabetizing
you were alphabetizing
they were alphabetizing
Past Perfect
I had alphabetized
you had alphabetized
he/she/it had alphabetized
we had alphabetized
you had alphabetized
they had alphabetized
Future
I will alphabetize
you will alphabetize
he/she/it will alphabetize
we will alphabetize
you will alphabetize
they will alphabetize
Future Perfect
I will have alphabetized
you will have alphabetized
he/she/it will have alphabetized
we will have alphabetized
you will have alphabetized
they will have alphabetized
Future Continuous
I will be alphabetizing
you will be alphabetizing
he/she/it will be alphabetizing
we will be alphabetizing
you will be alphabetizing
they will be alphabetizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been alphabetizing
you have been alphabetizing
he/she/it has been alphabetizing
we have been alphabetizing
you have been alphabetizing
they have been alphabetizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been alphabetizing
you will have been alphabetizing
he/she/it will have been alphabetizing
we will have been alphabetizing
you will have been alphabetizing
they will have been alphabetizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been alphabetizing
you had been alphabetizing
he/she/it had been alphabetizing
we had been alphabetizing
you had been alphabetizing
they had been alphabetizing
Conditional
I would alphabetize
you would alphabetize
he/she/it would alphabetize
we would alphabetize
you would alphabetize
they would alphabetize
Past Conditional
I would have alphabetized
you would have alphabetized
he/she/it would have alphabetized
we would have alphabetized
you would have alphabetized
they would have alphabetized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.alphabetize - arrange in alphabetical orderalphabetize - arrange in alphabetical order; "Alphabetize the list"
arrange, set up - put into a proper or systematic order; "arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order"
2.alphabetize - provide with an alphabetalphabetize - provide with an alphabet; "Cyril and Method alphabetized the Slavic languages"
language, linguistic communication - a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols; "he taught foreign languages"; "the language introduced is standard throughout the text"; "the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written"
furnish, provide, supply, render - give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"
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Translations
alfabetisere

alphabetize

[ˈælfəbətaɪz] VTalfabetizar, poner en orden alfabético
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alphabetize

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alphabetize

[ˈælfəbətaɪz] vtmettere in ordine alfabetico
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When Meagan was learning to alphabetize in class, she would get confused.
And I don't hate Americans either, by the way, although FYI, there's no such word as alphabetize - you mean 'put it in alphabetical order'.
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