transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1798 1. to address or petition by a memorial 2. commemoratememorialization noun

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  • Memorialize — Me*mo ri*al*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Memorialized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Memorializing}.] To address or petition by a memorial; to present a memorial to; as, to memorialize the legislature. T. Hook. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • memorialize — index honor, recall (remember), remember Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • memorialize — (v.) 1798, from MEMORIAL (Cf. memorial) + IZE (Cf. ize). Related: Memorialized; memorializing. Earlier verb was simply memorial (1731) …   Etymology dictionary

  • memorialize — (Amer.) me mo·ri·al·ize || mɪ mɔːrɪəlaɪz v. commemorate, maintain the memory of; present a memorial (also memorialise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • memorialize — [mə môr′ē əlīz΄] vt. memorialized, memorializing 1. to commemorate 2. to present a memorial to; petition …   English World dictionary

  • memorialize — [[t]mɪmɔ͟ːriəlaɪz[/t]] memorializes, memorializing, memorialized VERB If a person or event is memorialized, something is produced that will continue to exist and remind people of them. [be V ed] He was praised in print and memorialized in stone… …   English dictionary

  • memorialize — memorial ► NOUN ▪ an object or structure established in memory of a person or event. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ in memory of someone. DERIVATIVES memorialist noun memorialize (also memorialise) verb …   English terms dictionary

  • memorialize — memorialization, n. memorializer, n. /meuh mawr ee euh luyz , mohr /, v.t., memorialized, memorializing. 1. to commemorate. 2. to present a memorial to. Also, esp. Brit., memorialise. [1790 1800; MEMORIAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • memorialize — verb To provide a memorial for someone; to commemorate …   Wiktionary

  • memorialize — Synonyms and related words: accost, apply to, approach, beat the drum, bespeak, blow the trumpet, bring to mind, call on, call upon, celebrate, circulate a petition, commemorate, dress ship, etch, eulogize, fire a salute, grave, hallow, hold… …   Moby Thesaurus

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