customize

verb cus·tom·ize \ ˈkə-stə-ˌmīz \
|Updated on: 15 Jul 2018

Definition of customize

customized; customizing
: to build, fit, or alter according to individual specifications

customizable

play \ˌkə-stə-ˈmī-zə-bəl\ adjective

customization

play \ˌkə-stə-mə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

customizer

noun

Examples of customize in a Sentence

  1. The telephone company has offered to customize a plan for our business.

  2. The program can be customized to serve different purposes.

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First Known Use of customize

1920

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CUSTOMIZE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of customize for English Language Learners

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



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