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par·tic·u·lar·ize

 (pər-tĭk′yə-lə-rīz′, pə-tĭk′-)
v. par·tic·u·lar·ized, par·tic·u·lar·iz·ing, par·tic·u·lar·iz·es
v.tr.
1. To mention, describe, or treat individually; itemize or specify.
2. To make particular as opposed to general or universal.
v.intr.
To go into or give details or particulars.

par·tic′u·lar·i·za′tion (-lər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
par·tic′u·lar·iz′er n.
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particularize

(pəˈtɪkjʊləˌraɪz) or

particularise

vb
1. to treat in detail; give details (about)
2. (intr) to go into detail
parˌticulariˈzation, parˌticulariˈsation n
parˈticularˌizer, parˈticularˌiser n
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par•tic•u•lar•ize

(pərˈtɪk yə ləˌraɪz, pəˈtɪk-)

v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to state or treat in detail.
v.i.
2. to give details; be specific.
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particularize


Past participle: particularized
Gerund: particularizing

Imperative
particularize
particularize
Present
I particularize
you particularize
he/she/it particularizes
we particularize
you particularize
they particularize
Preterite
I particularized
you particularized
he/she/it particularized
we particularized
you particularized
they particularized
Present Continuous
I am particularizing
you are particularizing
he/she/it is particularizing
we are particularizing
you are particularizing
they are particularizing
Present Perfect
I have particularized
you have particularized
he/she/it has particularized
we have particularized
you have particularized
they have particularized
Past Continuous
I was particularizing
you were particularizing
he/she/it was particularizing
we were particularizing
you were particularizing
they were particularizing
Past Perfect
I had particularized
you had particularized
he/she/it had particularized
we had particularized
you had particularized
they had particularized
Future
I will particularize
you will particularize
he/she/it will particularize
we will particularize
you will particularize
they will particularize
Future Perfect
I will have particularized
you will have particularized
he/she/it will have particularized
we will have particularized
you will have particularized
they will have particularized
Future Continuous
I will be particularizing
you will be particularizing
he/she/it will be particularizing
we will be particularizing
you will be particularizing
they will be particularizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been particularizing
you have been particularizing
he/she/it has been particularizing
we have been particularizing
you have been particularizing
they have been particularizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been particularizing
you will have been particularizing
he/she/it will have been particularizing
we will have been particularizing
you will have been particularizing
they will have been particularizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been particularizing
you had been particularizing
he/she/it had been particularizing
we had been particularizing
you had been particularizing
they had been particularizing
Conditional
I would particularize
you would particularize
he/she/it would particularize
we would particularize
you would particularize
they would particularize
Past Conditional
I would have particularized
you would have particularized
he/she/it would have particularized
we would have particularized
you would have particularized
they would have particularized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.particularize - be specific about; "Could you please specify your criticism of my paper?"
elaborate, expatiate, expound, lucubrate, dilate, flesh out, exposit, enlarge, expand - add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing; "She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"
spell out - make explicit; specify in detail; "You should spell out your demands"
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particularize

verb
To make specific:
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Translations

particularize

[pəˈtɪkjʊləraɪz]
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particularize

viins Detail or Einzelne gehen; he did not particularizeer nannte keine Einzelheiten
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particularize

[pəˈtɪkjʊləˌraɪz] vt & viparticolareggiare
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I may succeed, perhaps, in particularizing some of the individual features of Fayaway's beauty, but that general loveliness of appearance which they all contributed to produce I will not attempt to describe.
There is an inherent tension between the grounding narrative of psychoanalysis in the mother-child relation and the historicizing and particularizing narrative of the novels.