Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

stylize

play
transitive verb styl·ize \ˈstī(-ə)-ˌlīz\

Definition of stylize

stylized

stylizing

  1. :  to conform to a conventional style; specifically :  to represent or design according to a style or stylistic pattern rather than according to nature or tradition

stylization

play \ˌstī-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun


1898

First Known Use of stylize

1898


Learn More about stylize


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up stylize? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).