Thesaurus

commodify

verb

Synonyms of commodify

disapproving to treat (something that cannot be owned or that everyone has a right to) like a product that can be bought and sold
  • Do we really want to commodify our water supply?
  • I feel like our culture is being commodified.

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for commodify

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About commodify

Time Traveler for commodify

Time Traveler

The first known use of commodify was in 1976

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near commodify

commodifies

commodify

commodifying

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Commodify.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/commodify. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!