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We can't afford to deny our past in a bid to be empowered. But what we can do is contextualize the past.
David Oyelowo

Meaning of "contextualize" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONTEXTUALIZE

contextualize  [kənˈtɛkstjʊəˌlaɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONTEXTUALIZE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Contextualize is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb contextualize in English.

WHAT DOES CONTEXTUALIZE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Contextualization

Contextualization may refer to: ▪ Contextualization, the process of contextualising the biblical message as perceived in the missionary mandate originated by Jesus ▪ Contextualization, an initialization phase setting or overriding properties having unknown or default values at the time of template creation ▪ Contextualization, the use of language and discourse to signal relevant aspects of an interactional or communicative situation ▪ Contextualism, a collection of views in philosophy which argue that actions or expressions can only be understood in context...

Definition of contextualize in the English dictionary

The definition of contextualize in the dictionary is to state the social, grammatical, or other context of; put into context.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CONTEXTUALIZE

PRESENT

Present
I contextualize
you contextualize
he/she/it contextualizes
we contextualize
you contextualize
they contextualize
Present continuous
I am contextualizing
you are contextualizing
he/she/it is contextualizing
we are contextualizing
you are contextualizing
they are contextualizing
Present perfect
I have contextualized
you have contextualized
he/she/it has contextualized
we have contextualized
you have contextualized
they have contextualized
Present perfect continuous
I have been contextualizing
you have been contextualizing
he/she/it has been contextualizing
we have been contextualizing
you have been contextualizing
they have been contextualizing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I contextualized
you contextualized
he/she/it contextualized
we contextualized
you contextualized
they contextualized
Past continuous
I was contextualizing
you were contextualizing
he/she/it was contextualizing
we were contextualizing
you were contextualizing
they were contextualizing
Past perfect
I had contextualized
you had contextualized
he/she/it had contextualized
we had contextualized
you had contextualized
they had contextualized
Past perfect continuous
I had been contextualizing
you had been contextualizing
he/she/it had been contextualizing
we had been contextualizing
you had been contextualizing
they had been contextualizing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will contextualize
you will contextualize
he/she/it will contextualize
we will contextualize
you will contextualize
they will contextualize
Future continuous
I will be contextualizing
you will be contextualizing
he/she/it will be contextualizing
we will be contextualizing
you will be contextualizing
they will be contextualizing
Future perfect
I will have contextualized
you will have contextualized
he/she/it will have contextualized
we will have contextualized
you will have contextualized
they will have contextualized
Future perfect continuous
I will have been contextualizing
you will have been contextualizing
he/she/it will have been contextualizing
we will have been contextualizing
you will have been contextualizing
they will have been contextualizing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would contextualize
you would contextualize
he/she/it would contextualize
we would contextualize
you would contextualize
they would contextualize
Conditional continuous
I would be contextualizing
you would be contextualizing
he/she/it would be contextualizing
we would be contextualizing
you would be contextualizing
they would be contextualizing
Conditional perfect
I would have contextualize
you would have contextualize
he/she/it would have contextualize
we would have contextualize
you would have contextualize
they would have contextualize
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been contextualizing
you would have been contextualizing
he/she/it would have been contextualizing
we would have been contextualizing
you would have been contextualizing
they would have been contextualizing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you contextualize
we let´s contextualize
you contextualize
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to contextualize
Past participle
contextualized
Present Participle
contextualizing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONTEXTUALIZE


actualise
ˈæktʃʊəˌlaɪz
actualize
ˈæktʃʊəˌlaɪz
conceptualize
kənˈsɛptjʊəˌlaɪz
contextualise
kənˈtekstjʊəˌlaɪz
desexualize
diːˈsɛksjʊəˌlaɪz
individualise
ˌɪndɪˈvɪdjʊəˌlaɪz
individualize
ˌɪndɪˈvɪdjʊəˌlaɪz
intellectualize
ˌɪntɪˈlɛktʃʊəˌlaɪz
mutualise
ˈmjuːtʃʊəˌlaɪz
mutualize
ˈmjuːtʃʊəˌlaɪz
reconceptualise
ˌriːkənˈsɛptjʊəˌlaɪz
reconceptualize
ˌriːkənˈsɛptʃʊəˌlaɪz
sensualize
ˈsɛnʃʊəˌlaɪz
sexualize
ˈsɛksjʊəˌlaɪz
spiritualize
ˈspɪrɪtjʊəˌlaɪz
unsensualize
ʌnˈsɛnʃʊəˌlaɪz
virtualise
ˈvɜːtʃʊəˌlaɪz
virtualize
ˈvɜːtʃʊəˌlaɪz
visualize
ˈvɪʒʊəˌlaɪz
vowelize
ˈvaʊəˌlaɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONTEXTUALIZE

contessa
contesseration
contest
contestability
contestable
contestableness
contestably
contestant
contestation
contested
contester
contestingly
context
context-sensitive
contextless
contextual
contextual advertising
contextualise
contextually
contexture

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONTEXTUALIZE

Belize
capitalize
crystalize
decriminalize
finalize
generalize
immortalize
initialize
legalize
localize
marginalize
materialize
nationalize
neutralize
normalize
personalize
realize
revitalize
socialize
specialize
vandalize

Synonyms and antonyms of contextualize in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «contextualize» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONTEXTUALIZE

Find out the translation of contextualize to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of contextualize from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «contextualize» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

脉络
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

contextualizar
570 millions of speakers

English

contextualize
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

contextualize
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تأطير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

контекст
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

contextualizar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

contextualize
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

contextualiser
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kontekstualisasikan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kontextualisieren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

文脈
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

상황화
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kontekstualisasi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bối cảnh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

contextualize
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संदर्भित करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

contextualize
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

contestualizzare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

contextualize
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

контекст
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

contextualiza
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

contextualize
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kontekstualiseer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

contextualize
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kontekstualisere
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of contextualize

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONTEXTUALIZE»

The term «contextualize» is quite widely used and occupies the 48.830 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONTEXTUALIZE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about contextualize

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2 QUOTES WITH «CONTEXTUALIZE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word contextualize.
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Bobby Ghosh
To conflict journalists, a tiny, tight-knit tribe, tragedy is practically an occupational requirement: our work requires us to seek it out, measure it, contextualize it, and chronicle it.
2
David Oyelowo
We can't afford to deny our past in a bid to be empowered. But what we can do is contextualize the past.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONTEXTUALIZE»

Discover the use of contextualize in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to contextualize and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Lost Childhoods: The Plight Of The Parentified Child
See also Systemic and ethical treatment perspective Ethnic differences social legitimacy, 41-43 sociofamilial variables, contextualize stage, 83 Evaluation ( I-D-C model), 73-97 clinical example, 88-91 contextualize stage, 79-88 consequences, ...
Gregory J. Jurkovic, 2014
2
The Hermeneutical Spiral: A Comprehensive Introduction to ...
Missionaries first contextualize themselves to identify the text, thereby transforming their own perspectives. Then they further contextualize themselves to identify with the worldview of the receptor culture. Only then can they contextualize or ...
Grant R. Osborne, 2010
3
Context-Sensitive Development: How International NGOs ...
It considers the stateof thetheory oncontextsensitivity in development, analyzes the sociopolitical contextfaced by INGOs in Myanmar, and explores how theINGOs that areworkingin Myanmar contextualize theirapproach tothisparticular context.
Anthony Ware, 2012
4
British Churches Enslaved and Murdered Black Atlantic ...
Now contextualize Jesus Christ the Redeemer of the World in the profligate transatlantic slave trade in Africans? Contextualize Jesus Christ the Redeemer of the World in the brutalization and dehumanization of the African slaves in their state ...
DR. R. A. Milwood, Ph.D. D.Min., 2014
5
Japanese Stage-Step Workbook - Stage Two
Add a sentence or two to contextualize each command either before or after it. [ command]: learn this kanji; learn these 10 kanji; take off your shoes; take off your shoes at the genkan; put these slippers on; put these slippers on and enter; ...
Wako Tawa, 2013
6
The Shared Mind: Perspectives on Intersubjectivity
As a part of negotiation, the interpreter should be able to contextualize as needed , listed as an interpreter's “coping strategy” in Gile (1995). Contextualization is necessary to make a negotiated message coherent for the recipient, but it may be  ...
Jordan Zlatev, 2008
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Goal-driven Learning
As this example illustrates, optimizations and constraints contextualize location by setting values for attributes in its frame. Once these settings exist, they guide the subsequent search for possible exemplars and provide criteria for preferring ...
Ashwin Ram, David B. Leake, 1995
8
Opting for Change: A Handbook on Evaluation and Planning for ...
Consider the following questions: • How do you contextualize the context of your curriculum? Faculty, students and others may wish to discuss specific forms of contextualization in the choice of subjects and in the syllabus for each. How do you ...
F. Ross Kinsler, James H. Emery, 1991
9
Rethinking Context: Language as an Interactive Phenomenon
Linguists tend to de- or under-contextualize the linguistic text, juxtaposing forms rather than speakers. Anthropologists tend to over-contextualize, bringing in background ethnographic knowledge that may not seem justified by or related to the ...
Alessandro Duranti, Charles Goodwin, 1992
10
The Really Useful eLearning Instruction Manual: Your toolkit ...
Case studies and examples are particularly effective in helping people to contextualize learning. Learning is cumulative and allowing people to experience it in a context that they recognize makes it easier for them to “see where it fits”, linking it ...
Rob Hubbard, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONTEXTUALIZE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term contextualize is used in the context of the following news items.
1
This is the perfect introductory email to establish a connection with …
The opening line should contextualize your message. Since I'm a student, I have a built-in advantage — professionals are usually pretty open ... «Business Insider, Jul 15»
2
Confederate monument at old Durham courthouse vandalized
... University leadership, and the work we will be doing to contextualize the history of our campus is a big part of advancing those conversations. «WTVD-TV, Jul 15»
3
Fell By Leather: A Conversation Between Mark Kozelek and Anar …
... “Duk Koo Kim” eulogize some of his favorite boxers, while others like “Ali/Spinks 2” use famous fights to contextualize a moment or a thought. «Consequence of Sound, Jul 15»
4
Conversation With Composer Jozef van Wissem
You learned all that stuff and how to deconstruct and re-contextualize instruments that are considered arcane. JVW: That's a good way of ... «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
5
Jerusalem Post editorial: 7/7 and Protective Edge
It is common for the news media, foreign political leaders and other shapers of world opinion to attempt to “contextualize” the terrorist attacks ... «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jul 15»
6
Successful Stuttering Management in Adolescents Who Stutter: A …
... and is conducting a research study to understand and contextualize the experiences of passing as fluent for people who covertly stutter. «StutterTalk, Jul 15»
7
Silent Sam, Confederate Memorial Defaced at University of North …
... University leadership and the work we will be doing to contextualize the history ... Don't "contextualize," scrap it. pic.twitter.com/EdagxVaa64. «ATTN, Jul 15»
8
Wall Street Journal adds 'amplification' to massively conflicted …
Into that last box the Wall Street Journal reached quite recently, as it seeks to contextualize the motivations behind a July 1 op-ed by Newt ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
9
Willow Bay kept ahead of the curve
They discover stories, research issues thoroughly, vet that research, contextualize it and present information in a clear, accurate and ... «USC News, Jul 15»
10
Player comparisons aren't just for projecting the future
... and we are able to contextualize it with others. The Trout-Mantle comp points to two traits that usually accompany player comparisons. First ... «Beyond the Box Score, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Contextualize [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/contextualize>. Jul 2020 ».
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