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Meaning of "lobotomize" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LOBOTOMIZE

lobotomize  [ləʊˈbɒtəmaɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LOBOTOMIZE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Lobotomize 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 lobotomize in English.

WHAT DOES LOBOTOMIZE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of lobotomize in the English dictionary

The definition of lobotomize in the dictionary is to perform a lobotomy on.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO LOBOTOMIZE

PRESENT

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

FUTURE

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

CONDITIONAL

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

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you lobotomize
we let´s lobotomize
you lobotomize
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to lobotomize
Past participle
lobotomized
Present Participle
lobotomizing
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 LOBOTOMIZE


anonymise
əˈnɒnɪˌmaɪz
anonymize
əˈnɒnɪˌmaɪz
atomize
ˈætəˌmaɪz
compromise
ˈkɒmprəˌmaɪz
customize
ˈkʌstəˌmaɪz
demise
dɪˈmaɪz
economize
ɪˈkɒnəˌmaɪz
epitomise
ɪˈpɪtəˌmaɪz
itemize
ˈaɪtəˌmaɪz
legitimize
lɪˈdʒɪtɪˌmaɪz
maximize
ˈmæksɪˌmaɪz
minimise
ˈmɪnɪˌmaɪz
minimize
ˈmɪnɪˌmaɪz
optimize
ˈɒptɪˌmaɪz
randomize
ˈrændəˌmaɪz
remise
rɪˈmaɪz
sodomise
ˈsɒdəˌmaɪz
sodomize
ˈsɒdəˌmaɪz
surmise
sɜːˈmaɪz
victimize
ˈvɪktɪˌmaɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LOBOTOMIZE

loblollies
loblolly
loblolly boy
loblolly man
lobo
lobola
lobolo
lobotomies
lobotomised
lobotomized
lobotomy
lobscouse
lobster
lobster moth
lobster net
lobster Newburg
lobster pot
lobster thermidor
lobster trap

WORDS THAT END LIKE LOBOTOMIZE

anatomize
astronomize
autotomize
bromize
chromize
delegitimize
dichotomize
epitomize
hysterectomize
Islamize
nephrectomize
oophorectomize
phlebotomize
pinealectomize
polygamize
splenectomize
systemize
thymectomize
trichotomize
vasectomize

Synonyms and antonyms of lobotomize in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «lobotomize» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LOBOTOMIZE

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

Translator English - Chinese

lobotomize
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

lobotomizar
570 millions of speakers

English

lobotomize
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

lobotomize
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

lobotomize
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

лоботомию
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

lobotomia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

lobotomize
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

lobotomiser
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Lobotomize
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

lobotomize
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

lobotomize
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

lobotomize
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lobotomize
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lobotomize
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

lobotomize
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लोबोटोमिस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

lobotomi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

lobotomizzare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

lobotomize
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

лоботомію
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

lobotomizeze
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

lobotomize
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

lobotomize
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

lobotomera
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lobotomize
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of lobotomize

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LOBOTOMIZE»

The term «lobotomize» is used very little and occupies the 151.231 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LOBOTOMIZE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «lobotomize» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «lobotomize» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LOBOTOMIZE»

Discover the use of lobotomize in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to lobotomize and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Do-It-Yourself Lobotomy: Open Your Mind to Greater ...
LOBOTOMIZE. When you can't find a solution to a problem, a real problem, because no solution exists, then you have no choice but to be creative. Suppose you have seen the problem a hundred times before. Does that mean you can't be  ...
Tom Monahan, 2002
2
219 Darwin Year
Their state has made eugenics the centre, the core, of everything...And the police possess no pity...About the AuthorZekria Ibrahimi (born in 1959) is defined by his schizophrenia. It first hit him long ago, in his late teens.
Zekria Ibrahimi, 2011
3
Phoenix Island
Operate on them or whatever. Lobotomize them.” “Loboto . . .” “Lobotomize. It means they take something sharp and poke it into somebody's brain.” “And kill them?” “No. They used to do this back in the old days. I mean doctors. Psychiatrists.
John Dixon, 2014
4
The Rise and Fall of the Biopsychosocial Model: Reconciling ...
By 1950 Freeman had personally conducted 2,400 transorbital lobotomies, an “ office procedure” that allowed him to lobotomize a patient in fifteen minutes (El- Hai 2005).3 This ineffective and harmful treatment did not die until its founder died, ...
S. Nassir Ghaemi, 2010
5
The Treatment
wouldn't make much sense, not if they plan to lobotomize me. Looking at Nurse Kell, she seems honestly impressed that I'd want to write to my parents. I'm not sure she knows what happens to the people who leave this facility. I don't think ...
Suzanne Young, 2014
6
S/trek Voyager Flashback
In extreme cases, the mind of the patient can literally lobotomize itself.” The idea struck Ianeway full in the heart, even though she had suspected something like this might be going on. Lobotomize itself! So powerful—and such desperation.
Diane Carey, 2012
7
Echoes of the Soul: A Rhetorical History of Lobotomy
The decision to lobotomize the violent, over-sexualized women seems to be no decision at all; we do not hear from their families, only from their physicians. In contrast, the audience agonizes with Jack over the choice to lobotomize his brilliant ...
Jenell M. Johnson, 2008
8
Blindspot
“It can't be me. Max unsexed me with a brand.” “Baby, he didn't unsex you.” “ Genital mutilation is what he called it.” “He didn't lobotomize you.” The brain surgery. It finally registered. “Lobotomize!” “That was the word he used. And he ...
Ilse Nusbaum, 2006
9
In Search of Neva
“And you, my own mother, wanted to lobotomize me and recreate me in your image.” “Oh heavens no, my dear, not lobotomize. We could have co-existed forever. Live as two people in one body. Think of it! You would have had my wisdom; ...
S. Alan Schweitzer, 2002
10
27 Winters and Counting...:
Gord stood up and surveyed the quagmire, “Okay, you helped me out when that Russian girl wanted to lobotomize my tes- ticles, so nowI am going to help you.” Donald stared at Gord with a vacant look, “What Russian girl?” And then in a ...
Paul Philion, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LOBOTOMIZE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term lobotomize is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The Virtue of Defiance
... as ODD, and then made to take psychotropic drugs that lobotomize their youthful spirit, replacing it with a “school appropriate” tractable torpor ... «Antiwar.com, Jul 15»
2
Curcumin's Protective Abilities for the Brain Against Flouride Finally …
The substance was used to lobotomize captives. Fluoride has properties that are believed to lower IQ. It is almost always added to municipal ... «Digital Journal, Jul 15»
3
SENSE8 Ep 2 Recap: I Am Also A We
... brain growth disorder, that she is in danger and should not be listening to her doctors and their proposed plan to basically “lobotomize” her. «Movie TV Tech Geeks News, Jun 15»
4
Glawe: U.S. must remove symbols of tyranny, slavery
The Left's attempt to ban what it doesn't like would lobotomize American culture. It would be a return to a medieval religious world where some ... «Iowa State Daily, Jun 15»
5
True Detective Recap: Down the Rabbit Hole We Go
Will and Nomi compare notes. She tells Will that BPO has been paying Dr. Metzger a ton of money to lobotomize people from all over the world. «Overmental, Jun 15»
6
Sense8: “WWN Double D?”
and goes sleuthing into the life of Dr. Metzger—the man who tried to lobotomize her. By the end of the episode Metzger is dead and we've ... «A.V. Club DC, Jun 15»
7
Canadian tourist's provocations turned Malaysia against him
Kaminski then posted a video on Monkeetime's YouTube account saying that Manjun should “lobotomize himself” for claiming that tourists ... «The Gateway Online, Jun 15»
8
Malaysian Tribal Elder: Western Nudists Must Offer 10 Buffalo for …
... that f*cking chief minister, because to say something that f*cking stupid, you really have to lobotomize yourself on a piece of heavy machinery ... «Breitbart News, Jun 15»
9
Love And Death: Your Guide To Binge&Watching Netflix's …
... that no one has yet to figure out why they're dipping and diving into each other's lives—and why a sketchy doctor wants to lobotomize them. «Fast Company, Jun 15»
10
A Penny For Your Thoughts On Netflix's Sense8; It's Bloody …
... a corrupt Sensate who seeks to capture and lobotomize other Sensates to use as puppet weapons, can't use her psychic link to her “children” ... «Inside Pulse, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Lobotomize [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/lobotomize>. May 2020 ».
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