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Definition of italicize verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

italicize

 verb
(British English also -ise) verb
BrE BrE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they italicize
BrE BrE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪz//
 
he / she / it italicizes
BrE BrE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪzɪz//
 
past simple italicized
BrE BrE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪzd//
 
past participle italicized
BrE BrE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪzd//
 
-ing form italicizing
BrE BrE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈtælɪsaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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[often passive] italicize something to write or print something in italics All book titles have been italicized.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: italicize