HyperDic: institutionalize

English > 1 sense of the word institutionalize:
VERBpossessioninstitutionalize, commit, institutionalise, send, chargecause to be admitted
institutionalize > pronunciation
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > institutionalize: 1 sense > verb 1, possession
MeaningCause to be admitted; of persons to an institution.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody PP
Synonymscommit, institutionalise, send, charge
Narrowerhospitalize, hospitaliseAdmit into a hospital / hospital
BroadertransferMove from one place to another
Spanishenviar, ingresar, institucionalizar, internar
Catalanenviar, ingressar, institucionalitzar, internar
Nounsinstitutiona hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person

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