Also found in: Thesaurus.
Past participle: focalised
Switch to new thesaurus
|Verb||1.||focalise - concentrate on a particular place or spot; "The infection has localized in the left eye"|
lie - be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
|2.||focalise - bring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions|
align, aline, adjust, line up - place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight; "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table"
refocus - focus anew; "The group needs to refocus its goals"
|3.||focalise - become focussed or come into focus; "The light focused"|
|4.||focalise - put (an image) into focus; "Please focus the image; we cannot enjoy the movie"|
adjust, correct, set - alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard; "Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the alignment of the front wheels"
refocus - put again into focus or focus more sharply; "refocus the image until it is very sharp"