globalize

verb glob·al·ize \ ˈglō-bə-ˌlīz \
|Updated on: 29 Jun 2018

Definition of globalize

globalized; globalizing
: to make global; especially : to make worldwide in scope or application
  • globalize a company's operations

Examples of globalize in a Sentence

  1. The economy has become globalized.

  2. The company is planning to globalize.

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First Known Use of globalize

1937

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GLOBALIZE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of globalize for English Language Learners

  • : to make (something) cover, involve, or affect the entire world

  • of a business : to begin to operate throughout the world



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