HyperDic: normalize

English > 3 senses of the word normalize:
VERBchangenormalize, normalisebecome normal or return to its normal state
changenormalize, normalise, renormalize, renormalisemake normal or cause to conform to a norm or standard
changenormalize, anneal, temperbring to a desired consistency, texture, or hardness by a process of gradually heating and cooling
normalize > pronunciation
Soundsnao'rmahlay.z
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > normalize: 3 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningBecome normal or return to its normal state.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"Let us hope that relations with this country will normalize soon"
Synonymnormalise
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
Similar tonormalize, normalise, renormalize, renormalisemake normal or cause to conform to a norm or standard
Spanishnormalizar
English > normalize: 3 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningmake normal or cause to conform to a norm or standard.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Examples
  • "normalize relations with China"
  • "normalize the temperature"
  • "normalize the spelling"
Synonymsnormalise, renormalize, renormalise
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
Similar tonormalize, normaliseBecome normal or return to its normal state
Spanishnormalizar
Catalannormalitzar
Nounsnormalizationthe imposition of standards or regulations
normalizera person who normalizes
English > normalize: 3 senses > verb 3, change
MeaningBring to a desired consistency, texture, or hardness by a process of gradually heating and cooling.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsanneal, temper
Broaderharden, induratemake hard or harder
Spanishrecocer
Catalantrempar

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