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

 

verbalize

 verb
(British English also -ise) verb
BrE BrE//ˈvɜːbəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɜːrbəlaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they verbalize
BrE BrE//ˈvɜːbəlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɜːrbəlaɪz//
 
he / she / it verbalizes
BrE BrE//ˈvɜːbəlaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɜːrbəlaɪzɪz//
 
past simple verbalized
BrE BrE//ˈvɜːbəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɜːrbəlaɪzd//
 
past participle verbalized
BrE BrE//ˈvɜːbəlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɜːrbəlaɪzd//
 
-ing form verbalizing
BrE BrE//ˈvɜːbəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɜːrbəlaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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[transitive, intransitive] verbalize (something) (formal) to express your feelings or ideas in words synonym put (10) He's a real genius but he has difficulty verbalizing his ideas. She likes verbalizing about art.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: verbalize