British variant of capitalize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • capitalisé — capitalisé, ée (ka pi ta li zé, zée) part. passé. Ajouté au capital. Les intérêts capitalisés …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • capitalise — British English spelling of CAPITALIZE (Cf. capitalize) (q.v.). For suffix, see IZE (Cf. ize) …   Etymology dictionary

  • capitalise — (Brit.) v. turn into capital; finance, provide with capital; write in capital letters (also capitalize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • capitalise — /ˈkæpətəlaɪz / (say kapuhtuhluyz) verb (t) (capitalised, capitalising) 1. to write or print in capital letters, or with an initial capital. 2. to authorise a certain amount of stocks and bonds in the corporate charter: to capitalise a company. 3 …   Australian English dictionary

  • capitalise — v. (d; intr.) to capitalise on (to capitalise on smb. s mistakes) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • capitalise — verb /ˈkæpətəˌlaɪz/ a) (followed by on) To seize, as an opportunity; to obtain a benefit. The home team appeared to have the advantage throughout the game, and finally capitalised on their opponents weakness with just two minutes remaining,… …   Wiktionary

  • capitalise — cap|i|tal|ise [ kæpıtl,aız ] a British spelling of capitalize …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • capitalise — [[t]kæ̱pɪtəlaɪz[/t]] see capitalize …   English dictionary

  • capitalise — cap·i·tal·ise …   English syllables

  • capitalise — UK [ˈkæpɪtəlaɪz] / US [ˈkæpɪtlˌaɪz] a British spelling of capitalize …   English dictionary

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