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It's pretty satisfying to use an image when you don't have a great articulate response. And to be able to customize emoji? Imagine if you were a car enthusiast and you were able to create a car from scratch. That's what this is like for me. I'm an emoji enthusiast.
Chelsea Peretti

Meaning of "customize" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CUSTOMIZE

customize  [ˈkʌstəˌmaɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CUSTOMIZE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Customize 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 customize in English.

WHAT DOES CUSTOMIZE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of customize in the English dictionary

The definition of customize in the dictionary is to modify according to a customer's individual requirements.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CUSTOMIZE

PRESENT

Present
I customize
you customize
he/she/it customizes
we customize
you customize
they customize
Present continuous
I am customizing
you are customizing
he/she/it is customizing
we are customizing
you are customizing
they are customizing
Present perfect
I have customized
you have customized
he/she/it has customized
we have customized
you have customized
they have customized
Present perfect continuous
I have been customizing
you have been customizing
he/she/it has been customizing
we have been customizing
you have been customizing
they have been customizing
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 customized
you customized
he/she/it customized
we customized
you customized
they customized
Past continuous
I was customizing
you were customizing
he/she/it was customizing
we were customizing
you were customizing
they were customizing
Past perfect
I had customized
you had customized
he/she/it had customized
we had customized
you had customized
they had customized
Past perfect continuous
I had been customizing
you had been customizing
he/she/it had been customizing
we had been customizing
you had been customizing
they had been customizing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

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

CONDITIONAL

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

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you customize
we let´s customize
you customize
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to customize
Past participle
customized
Present Participle
customizing
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 CUSTOMIZE


anatomize
əˈnætəˌmaɪz
atomise
ˈætəˌmaɪz
atomize
ˈætəˌmaɪz
autotomise
ɔːˈtɒtəˌmaɪz
autotomize
ɔːˈtɒtəˌmaɪz
dichotomise
daɪˈkɒtəˌmaɪz
dichotomize
daɪˈkɒtəˌmaɪz
epitomise
ɪˈpɪtəˌmaɪz
epitomize
ɪˈpɪtəˌmaɪz
hysterectomize
ˌhɪstəˈrɛktəˌmaɪz
itemise
ˈaɪtəˌmaɪz
itemize
ˈaɪtəˌmaɪz
nephrectomize
nɪˈfrɛktəˌmaɪz
oophorectomize
ˌəʊəfəˈrɛktəˌmaɪz
phlebotomize
flɪˈbɒtəˌmaɪz
splenectomize
splɪˈnektəˌmaɪz
systemise
ˈsɪstəˌmaɪz
systemize
ˈsɪstəˌmaɪz
thymectomize
θaɪˈmɛktəˌmaɪz
trichotomize
traɪˈkɒtəˌmaɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CUSTOMIZE

customer relations
customer relations department
customer relationship management
customer satisfaction
customer service
customer service department
customer services
customer-facing
customisation
customization
customized
customizer
customs
Customs and Excise
customs broker
customs brokerage
customs clearance
customs declaration
customs duty
customs form

WORDS THAT END LIKE CUSTOMIZE

anonymize
astronomize
bromize
chromize
delegitimize
economize
Islamize
legitimize
lobotomize
macadamize
maximize
minimize
optimize
pilgrimize
pinealectomize
polygamize
randomize
sodomize
victimize
volumize

Synonyms and antonyms of customize in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «customize» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CUSTOMIZE

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

Translator English - Chinese

个性化设置
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

personalizar
570 millions of speakers

English

customize
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अनुकूलित
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تخصيص
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

настроить
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

personalizar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কাস্টমাইজ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

customiser
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Menyesuaikan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

individualisieren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

カスタマイズする
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

취향이나 필요에 맞게 개조하다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ngatur
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tùy chỉnh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தனிப்பயனாக்கலாம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सानुकूलित करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

özelleştirmek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

personalizzare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dostosować
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

налаштувати
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

personaliza
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

προσαρμόσετε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pas
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

skräddarsy
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

tilpasse
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of customize

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CUSTOMIZE»

The term «customize» is very widely used and occupies the 5.964 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CUSTOMIZE» OVER TIME

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

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5 QUOTES WITH «CUSTOMIZE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word customize.
1
Douglas Coupland
I'm starting to wonder if pop culture is in its dying days, because everyone is able to customize their own lives with the images they want to see and the words they want to read and the music they listen to. You don't have the broader trends like you used to.
2
Rob Manuel
Understand 'Minecraft,' and you'll begin to understand the power of games. Like any good story, this one begins with a man and a dream. Markus 'Notch' Persson first started on the project to create a three-dimensional world vast in scope, with elements that allowed you to customize your character into the way you want them.
3
Chelsea Peretti
It's pretty satisfying to use an image when you don't have a great articulate response. And to be able to customize emoji? Imagine if you were a car enthusiast and you were able to create a car from scratch. That's what this is like for me. I'm an emoji enthusiast.
4
Ken Robinson
The answer is not to standardize education, but to personalize and customize it to the needs of each child and community. There is no alternative. There never was.
5
Kevin Rose
We have a huge tech following that do nothing but Digg tech stories, and then there's another pool of users that remove the tech section from their view of Digg, because you can go on and customize your own experience and remove sections you don't like.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CUSTOMIZE»

Discover the use of customize in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to customize and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
AlterNation: Transform. Embellish. Customize.
A guide to fashion design explains how to transform basic clothing into stylish fashions and accessories, with a variety of projects that come complete with step-by-step instructions and expert design tips.
Shannon Okey, Alexandra Underhill, 2007
2
Customize the Ruger 10/22
Customize The Ruger 10/22 is the perfect guide for shooters with a do-it-yourself spirit because: *The Ruger 10/22's design makes customizing fast and easy - - within a matter of minutes shooters can have a rifle with a completely different ...
James E. House, Kathleen A. House, 2006
3
Gun Digest's Customize Your Revolver Concealed Carry ...
In this excerpt from the Gun Digest Book of the Revolver, Grant Cunningham details revolver maintenance and modifications. Learn how to smooth your revolver's action, improve its accuracy and customize it for a personal touch.
Grant Cunningham, 2012
4
Inside AutoLISP: using AutoLISP to customize AutoCAD
Inside AutoLISP is the most comprehensive book on AutoLISP for AutoCAD Release 10. Shows how to write custom programs, import and export information, and automate the creation of scripts.
Joseph J. Smith, Joseph Smith, Rusty Gesner, 1989
5
Customize-- Don't Minimize-- Your Retirement: 7 Paths to ...
About the Book "Customize...don't minimize.
Diane B. Burman, Donald C. Strauss, 2009
6
Sugarcrm Developer's Manual: Customize and Extend SugarCRM
Learn the application and database architecture of this open-source CRM and develop and integrate your own modules and custom workflows
Mark Alexander Bain, 2007
7
Prestashop 1.3 Beginner's Guide: Build and Customize Your ...
Build and customize your online store with this speedy, lightweight e-commerce solution.
John Horton, 2010
8
The Metabolic Typing Diet: Customize Your Diet For: ...
The Metabolic Typing Diet will enable you to: Achieve and maintain your ideal weight Eliminate sugar cravings Enjoy sustained energy and endurance Conquer indigestion, fatigue, and allergies Bolster your immune system Overcome anxiety, ...
William L. Wolcott, Trish Fahey, 2008
9
How to Customize Your Harley-Davidson
This hands-on guide to personalizing your Milwaukee iron contains color chapters dealing with major subassemblies such as suspension and bakes, as well as painting, finishing, bolt-ons, planning and more.
Timothy Remus, 1998
10
More Embroidery Machine Essentials: How to Customize, Edit ...
With embroidery machines capturing the sewing industry's creative imagination, sewers are seeking new embroidery methods and techniques to take them to the next level.
Twigg Jeanine, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CUSTOMIZE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term customize is used in the context of the following news items.
1
3 ways to customize Microsoft Edge
At the moment (Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview Build 10158), there's not a ton you can do to customize the new Edge browser to make it look ... «CNET, Jul 15»
2
This Kickstarter Lets You Customize Your Own Lightsaber
Tired of counting down the days until the 18th of December? Well, you may not be able to pull a Han Solo and bend the rules of space and time ... «Popular Mechanics, Jul 15»
3
How one employer lets older workers customize their retirement plans
So Mercy created a program, which allows workers to customize their retirement plans. “They can take a different job within the company, work ... «Benefits Canada, Jul 15»
4
Customize your game & determine your results with... |
Customize your game & determine your results with the new supportive guide that is called the - Pocketbook for the mental game of golf #Pocketbook2. It is fitted ... «BunkerShot.com, Jul 15»
5
You Can Customize These Cardboard Pinball Machines However …
And with these cheap miniature cardboard versions, pinball fans can finally customize their own machines using a glue gun, hobby knife, and ... «Gizmodo, Jul 15»
6
Tipton introduces legislation to customize lender regs
Legislation. FREE PREVIEW, LOGIN OR SUBSCRIBE NOW TO READ THIS ARTICLE. Tipton introduces legislation to customize lender regs ... «RESPA News, Jul 15»
7
How Apple Music's Liking System Works to Customize 'For You …
Pressing on any album or playlist recommendation in "For You" gives you an option to customize the section even more, by choosing "I Don't ... «Mac Rumors, Jul 15»
8
Genetic test may help customize antidepressant prescriptions for US …
GeneSight, a DNA test to identify effective antidepressants for patients that is pictured here, is being tested on 100 U.S. veterans diagnosed ... «Fox News, Jul 15»
9
How to customize OS X's 'All My Files' section in Finder
Before Mavericks, you'd have to go through the Terminal to hack your way around and customize this Smart Folder behavior, but now it couldn't ... «TechRadar, Jul 15»
10
Customize Your Own adidas Pure Boost Now
The popular adidas Pure Boost has now landed on miadidas, the brand's renowned platform for customization. With Independence Day ... «KicksOnFire.com, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Customize [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/customize>. Aug 2019 ».
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