itemize

verb item·ize \ ˈī-tə-ˌmīz \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of itemize

itemized; itemizing
transitive verb
:to set down in detail or by particulars :list
  • itemized all expenses

Examples of itemize in a Sentence

  1. a list of itemized expenses

  2. itemized the expenses for the business trip

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First Known Use of itemize

1857

itemize Synonyms

Synonyms
enumerate, inventory, 1list, numerate
Related Words
count, mark, number; check (off), tick (off)
Near Antonyms
generalize

ITEMIZE Defined for English Language Learners

itemize

verb

Definition of itemize for English Language Learners

  • : to create a detailed list of (things)


ITEMIZE Defined for Kids

itemize

verb item·ize \ ˈī-tə-ˌmīz \

Definition of itemize for Students

itemized; itemizing
:to set down one by one :list

Law Dictionary

itemize

transitive verb item·ize \ ˈī-tə-ˌmīz \

legal Definition of itemize

itemized; itemizing
:to list in detail or by particulars
  • itemize deductions


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