weatherize

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verb weath·er·ize \ˈwe-thə-ˌrīz\

Definition of weatherize

weatherized

weatherizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make (as a house) better protected against winter weather (as by adding insulation)

weatherization

play \ˌweth-rə-ˈzā-shən, ˌwe-thə-\ noun

Examples of weatherize in a sentence

  1. We'll weatherize the cabin with insulation.

1943

First Known Use of weatherize

1943


WEATHERIZE Defined for English Language Learners

weatherize

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verb weath·er·ize \ˈwe-thə-ˌrīz\

Definition of weatherize for English Language Learners

  • : to make (a building, such as a house) better protected against winter weather


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