concretize

verb con·cret·ize \ kän-ˈkrē-ˌtīz , ˈkän-ˌkrē- \
Updated on: 12 Dec 2017

Definition of concretize

concretized; concretizing
transitive verb
: to make concrete, specific, or definite
  • tried to concretize his ideas
intransitive verb
: to become concrete

concretization

play \(ˌ)kän-ˌkrē-tə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

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First Known Use of concretize

1884



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