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car·a·mel·ize

 (kăr′ə-mə-līz′, kär′mə-)
v. car·a·mel·ized, car·a·mel·iz·ing, car·a·mel·iz·es
v.intr.
To be converted into a brown syrup: Sugar caramelizes when heated.
v.tr.
To cook (food), often with sugar, until a brown syrup is formed: caramelized the onions.

car′a·mel·i·za′tion (-mə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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caramelize

(ˈkærəməˌlaɪz) or

caramelise

vb
(Cookery) to convert or be converted into caramel
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car•a•mel•ize

(ˈkær ə məˌlaɪz, ˈkɑr mə-)

v.t., v.i. -ized, -iz•ing.
to convert or be converted into caramel.
[1720–30]
car`a•mel•i•za′tion, n.
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caramelize


Past participle: caramelized
Gerund: caramelizing

Imperative
caramelize
caramelize
Present
I caramelize
you caramelize
he/she/it caramelizes
we caramelize
you caramelize
they caramelize
Preterite
I caramelized
you caramelized
he/she/it caramelized
we caramelized
you caramelized
they caramelized
Present Continuous
I am caramelizing
you are caramelizing
he/she/it is caramelizing
we are caramelizing
you are caramelizing
they are caramelizing
Present Perfect
I have caramelized
you have caramelized
he/she/it has caramelized
we have caramelized
you have caramelized
they have caramelized
Past Continuous
I was caramelizing
you were caramelizing
he/she/it was caramelizing
we were caramelizing
you were caramelizing
they were caramelizing
Past Perfect
I had caramelized
you had caramelized
he/she/it had caramelized
we had caramelized
you had caramelized
they had caramelized
Future
I will caramelize
you will caramelize
he/she/it will caramelize
we will caramelize
you will caramelize
they will caramelize
Future Perfect
I will have caramelized
you will have caramelized
he/she/it will have caramelized
we will have caramelized
you will have caramelized
they will have caramelized
Future Continuous
I will be caramelizing
you will be caramelizing
he/she/it will be caramelizing
we will be caramelizing
you will be caramelizing
they will be caramelizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been caramelizing
you have been caramelizing
he/she/it has been caramelizing
we have been caramelizing
you have been caramelizing
they have been caramelizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been caramelizing
you will have been caramelizing
he/she/it will have been caramelizing
we will have been caramelizing
you will have been caramelizing
they will have been caramelizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been caramelizing
you had been caramelizing
he/she/it had been caramelizing
we had been caramelizing
you had been caramelizing
they had been caramelizing
Conditional
I would caramelize
you would caramelize
he/she/it would caramelize
we would caramelize
you would caramelize
they would caramelize
Past Conditional
I would have caramelized
you would have caramelized
he/she/it would have caramelized
we would have caramelized
you would have caramelized
they would have caramelized
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011

caramelize

To heat sugar or foods containing sugar until the sugar melts and turns brown.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.caramelize - be converted into caramel; "The sugar caramelized"
cookery, cooking, preparation - the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"
convert - change in nature, purpose, or function; undergo a chemical change; "The substance converts to an acid"
2.caramelize - convert to caramel
cookery, cooking, preparation - the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"
convert - change the nature, purpose, or function of something; "convert lead into gold"; "convert hotels into jails"; "convert slaves to laborers"
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Translations

caramelize

[ˈkærəməlaɪz]
B. VIcaramelizarse, acaramelarse
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