interiorize
transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1906 to make interior; especially to make a part of one's own inner being or mental structure • interiorization noun

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  • interiorize — v. t. (Psychology) to incorporate within oneself. Syn: internalize, internalise, interiorise. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interiorize — [in tir′ē ər īz΄] vt. interiorized, interiorizing to make (a concept, value, etc.) part of one s inner nature interiorization n. * * * in·te·ri·or·ize (ĭn tîrʹē ə rīz ) tr.v. in·te·ri·or·ized, in·te·ri·or·iz·ing, in·te·ri·or·iz·es To cause… …   Universalium

  • interiorize — [in tir′ē ər īz΄] vt. interiorized, interiorizing to make (a concept, value, etc.) part of one s inner nature interiorization n …   English World dictionary

  • interiorize — interior ► ADJECTIVE 1) situated within or inside; inner. 2) remote from the coast or frontier; inland. 3) relating to a country s internal affairs. 4) existing or occurring in the mind or soul. ► NOUN 1) the interior part. 2) the inte …   English terms dictionary

  • interiorize — verb To internalize; to bring inside oneself …   Wiktionary

  • interiorize — in·te·ri·or·ize …   English syllables

  • interiorize — in•te•ri•or•ize [[t]ɪnˈtɪər i əˌraɪz[/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing. to make interior; make part of one s inner nature or self in•te ri•or•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • interiorize — verb incorporate within oneself; make subjective or personal internalize a belief • Syn: ↑internalize, ↑internalise, ↑interiorise • Derivationally related forms: ↑interior, ↑internalisation ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • interiorise — v. t. (psychology) to incorporate within oneself; same as {interiorize}. [Chiefly Brit.] Syn: internalize, internalise, interiorize. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interiorise — verb incorporate within oneself; make subjective or personal internalize a belief • Syn: ↑internalize, ↑internalise, ↑interiorize • Derivationally related forms: ↑interior (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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