parenthesize

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parenthesize

(pəˈrɛnθɪˌsaɪz) or

parenthesise

vb (tr)
1. (Grammar) to place in parentheses
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) to place in parentheses
3. (Grammar) to insert as a parenthesis
4. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) to insert as a parenthesis
5. (Grammar) to intersperse (a speech, writing, etc) with parentheses

pa•ren•the•size

(pəˈrɛn θəˌsaɪz)

v.t. -sized, -siz•ing.
to put between marks of parenthesis.

parenthesize


Past participle: parenthesized
Gerund: parenthesizing

Imperative
parenthesize
parenthesize
Present
I parenthesize
you parenthesize
he/she/it parenthesizes
we parenthesize
you parenthesize
they parenthesize
Preterite
I parenthesized
you parenthesized
he/she/it parenthesized
we parenthesized
you parenthesized
they parenthesized
Present Continuous
I am parenthesizing
you are parenthesizing
he/she/it is parenthesizing
we are parenthesizing
you are parenthesizing
they are parenthesizing
Present Perfect
I have parenthesized
you have parenthesized
he/she/it has parenthesized
we have parenthesized
you have parenthesized
they have parenthesized
Past Continuous
I was parenthesizing
you were parenthesizing
he/she/it was parenthesizing
we were parenthesizing
you were parenthesizing
they were parenthesizing
Past Perfect
I had parenthesized
you had parenthesized
he/she/it had parenthesized
we had parenthesized
you had parenthesized
they had parenthesized
Future
I will parenthesize
you will parenthesize
he/she/it will parenthesize
we will parenthesize
you will parenthesize
they will parenthesize
Future Perfect
I will have parenthesized
you will have parenthesized
he/she/it will have parenthesized
we will have parenthesized
you will have parenthesized
they will have parenthesized
Future Continuous
I will be parenthesizing
you will be parenthesizing
he/she/it will be parenthesizing
we will be parenthesizing
you will be parenthesizing
they will be parenthesizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been parenthesizing
you have been parenthesizing
he/she/it has been parenthesizing
we have been parenthesizing
you have been parenthesizing
they have been parenthesizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been parenthesizing
you will have been parenthesizing
he/she/it will have been parenthesizing
we will have been parenthesizing
you will have been parenthesizing
they will have been parenthesizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been parenthesizing
you had been parenthesizing
he/she/it had been parenthesizing
we had been parenthesizing
you had been parenthesizing
they had been parenthesizing
Conditional
I would parenthesize
you would parenthesize
he/she/it would parenthesize
we would parenthesize
you would parenthesize
they would parenthesize
Past Conditional
I would have parenthesized
you would have parenthesized
he/she/it would have parenthesized
we would have parenthesized
you would have parenthesized
they would have parenthesized
References in periodicals archive ?
Indeed, to complete Leech's definition (whose only shortcoming is that it parenthesises its main point), we only have to supplement it with an observation made by his colleague and co-author, Mick Short, which from its date of publication (1994) can almost be seen to be cognitive avant la lettre: "The main aim of stylistic analysis is to try to explain how, when we read, we get from the structure of the text in front of us to the meaning 'inside our heads'" (170).
The partnership of Prix and Swiczinsky now parenthesises so that what was simply 'blue heaven' is now also 'build heaven'.