picturize

verb
pic·​tur·​ize | \ ˈpik-chə-ˌrīz How to pronounce picturize (audio) \
picturized; picturizing

Definition of picturize

transitive verb

: to make a picture of : present in pictures especially : to make into a motion picture picturize a novel

Other Words from picturize

picturization \ ˌpik-​chə-​rə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce picturization (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of picturize

1796, in the meaning defined above

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“Picturize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/picturize. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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