customize


cus·tom·ize

verb \ˈkəs-tə-ˌmīz\

: to change (something) in order to fit the needs or requirements of a person, business, etc.

cus·tom·izedcus·tom·iz·ing

Full Definition of CUSTOMIZE

transitive verb
:  to build, fit, or alter according to individual specifications
cus·tom·iz·able \ˌkəs-tə-ˈmī-zə-bəl\ adjective
cus·tom·i·za·tion \-mə-ˈzā-shən\ noun
cus·tom·iz·er noun

Examples of CUSTOMIZE

  1. The telephone company has offered to customize a plan for our business.
  2. The program can be customized to serve different purposes.

First Known Use of CUSTOMIZE

1923

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