verbalize

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English[edit]

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Verb[edit]

verbalize (third-person singular simple present verbalizes, present participle verbalizing, simple past and past participle verbalized)

  1. To speak or to use words to express.
    Bill became tongue-tied and could not verbalize his thoughts in the presence of the girl he had a crush on.
  2. (grammar) To adapt a word of another part of speech as a verb.

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

verbalize

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of verbalizar
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of verbalizar
  3. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of verbalizar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of verbalizar