HyperDic: synchronize

English > 6 senses of the word synchronize:
VERBchangesynchronize, synchronise, syncmake synchronous and adjust in time or manner
stativesynchronize, synchronise, contemporize, contemporisehappen at the same time
communicationsynchronize, synchronisemake (motion picture sound) exactly simultaneous with the action
cognitionsynchronize, synchronise, contemporize, contemporisearrange or represent events so that they co-occur
changesynchronize, synchroniseoperate simultaneously
changesynchronize, synchronisecause to indicate the same time or rate
synchronize > pronunciation
Soundssih'ngkrahnay.z
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > synchronize: 6 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningmake synchronous and adjust in time or manner.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"Let's synchronize our efforts"
Synonymssynchronise, sync
NarrowerphaseAdjust so as to be in a synchronized condition
Broaderadjust, set, correctalter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard
Oppositedesynchronize, desynchroniseCause to become desynchronized
Spanishsincronizar
Catalansincronitzar
Nounssynchronization, synchronizingcoordinating by causing to indicate the same time
synchronization, synchronizingan adjustment that causes something to occur or recur in unison
synchronizeran instrument that indicates whether two periodic motions are synchronous (especially an instrument that enables a pilot to synchronize the propellers of a plane that has two or more engines)
synchronythe relation that exists when things occur at the same time
English > synchronize: 6 senses > verb 2, stative
Meaninghappen at the same time.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymssynchronise, contemporize, contemporise
Broaderhappen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take placeCome to pass
Spanishajustar al tiempo, sincronizar
Nounssynchrony, synchronization, synchronizingthe relation that exists when things occur at the same time
English > synchronize: 6 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningmake (motion picture sound) exactly simultaneous with the action.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"synchronize this film"
Synonymsynchronise
Categorymovie, film, picture, moving picture, moving-picture show, motion picture, motion-picture show, picture show, pic, flickA form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
NarrowerdubProvide (movies) with a soundtrack of a foreign language
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
Spanishsincronizar
Nounssynchronythe relation that exists when things occur at the same time
English > synchronize: 6 senses > verb 4, cognition
MeaningArrange or represent events so that they co-occur.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"synchronize biblical events"
Synonymssynchronise, contemporize, contemporise
Broaderarrange, set up, put, orderArrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events
Spanishsincronizar
Nounssynchronythe relation that exists when things occur at the same time
English > synchronize: 6 senses > verb 5, change
Meaningoperate simultaneously.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"The clocks synchronize"
Synonymsynchronise
Broaderoperate, controlHandle and cause to function
Similar tosynchronize, synchroniseCause to indicate the same time or rate
Spanishsincronizarse, sincronizar
English > synchronize: 6 senses > verb 6, change
MeaningCause to indicate the same time or rate.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"synchronize your watches"
Synonymsynchronise
Broaderalign, aline, line up, adjustplace in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight
Similar tosynchronize, synchroniseoperate simultaneously
Spanishsincronizar
Catalansincronitzar

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