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magnetize

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verb mag·ne·tize \ˈmag-nə-ˌtīz\

Simple Definition of magnetize

  • : to cause (something) to become magnetic

  • : to attract and hold the interest of (someone)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of magnetize

magnetizedmagnetizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to induce magnetic properties in

  3. 2 :  to attract like a magnet :  charm

magnetizable play \-ˌtī-zə-bəl\ adjective
magnetizer noun

Examples of magnetize in a sentence

  1. Her performance magnetized the audience.

  2. <the store's gorgeous window displays never fail to magnetize shoppers and sightseers>



1801

First Known Use of magnetize

1801


MAGNETIZE Defined for Kids

magnetize

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verb mag·ne·tize \ˈmag-nə-ˌtīz\

Definition of magnetize for Students

magnetizedmagnetizing

  1. :  to cause to be magnetic




Medical Dictionary

magnetize

transitive verb mag·ne·tize

Medical Definition of magnetize

magnetized also British magnetised; magnetizing also British magnetising

  1. :  to induce magnetic properties in

magnetizable also British magnetisable \-ˌtī-zə-bəl\play adjective


Variants of magnetize

also British magnetise \ˈmag-nə-ˌtīz\play


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