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

transitive verb

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

Word History

First Known Use

1796, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of picturize was in 1796

Dictionary Entries Near picturize

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“Picturize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/picturize. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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