HyperDic: focalise

English > 4 senses of the word focalise:
VERBstativefocalise, localize, localise, focalizeconcentrate on a particular place or spot
cognitionfocalise, concenter, concentre, focalize, focusbring into focus or alignment
changefocalise, focus, focalizebecome focussed or come into focus
changefocalise, focus, focalize, sharpenput (an image) into focus
English > focalise: 4 senses > verb 1, stative
MeaningConcentrate on a particular place or spot.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP
Synonymslocalize, localise, focalize
BroaderlieBe located or situated somewhere
Spanishlocalizar
Nounsfocalisationthe confinement of an infection to a limited area
English > focalise: 4 senses > verb 2, cognition
MeaningBring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsconcenter, concentre, focalize, focus
NarrowerrefocusFocus anew
Broaderalign, aline, line up, adjustplace in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight
Nounsfocalisationthe act of bringing into focus
English > focalise: 4 senses > verb 3, change
MeaningBecome focussed or come into focus.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymsfocus, focalize
Caused byfocus, focalize, focalise, sharpenput (an image) into focus
Broaderadjust, conform, adaptadapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions
Oppositeblur, dim, slurBecome vague or indistinct
Spanishenfocar
Catalanenfocar
Nounsfocalisationthe act of bringing into focus
English > focalise: 4 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningput (an image) into focus.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Synonymsfocus, focalize, sharpen
Cause tofocus, focalize, focaliseBecome focussed or come into focus
Narrowerrefocusput again into focus or focus more sharply
Broaderadjust, set, correctalter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard
Oppositeblur, blearmake dim or indistinct
Spanishcentrar, enfocar
Catalancentrar, enfocar
Nounsfocalisationthe act of bringing into focus

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