HyperDic: regularize

English > 2 senses of the word regularize:
VERBsocialregularize, regulate, regularise, order, governbring into conformity with rules or principles / principles or usage
changeregularize, regularisemake regular or more regular
English > regularize: 2 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningBring into conformity with rules or principles / principles or usage; impose regulations.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsregulate, regularise, order, govern
Narrowerstandardize, standardiseCause to conform to standard or norm
zone, districtregulate housing in
Broaderdecide, make up one's mind, determinereach, make, or come to a decision about something
OppositederegulateLift the regulations on
Spanishnormar, regir, regularizar, regular
Catalannormar, ordenar, regir, regularitzar, regular
English > regularize: 2 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningmake regular or more regular.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"regularize the heart beat with a pace maker"
Synonymregularise
Narrowereven, even outmake even / even / even / even / even or more even / even / even / even / even
Broaderarrange, set upput into a proper or systematic order
Spanishregularizar
Catalanregularitzar
Nounsregularizationthe condition of having been made regular (or more regular)

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