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In my lab, we are always thinking about how cells, bacterial cells, can talk to each other and then organize themselves into enormous groups that function in unison.
Bonnie Bassler

Meaning of "organize" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ORGANIZE

From Medieval Latin organizare, from Latin organumorgan.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ORGANIZE

organize  [ˈɔːɡəˌnaɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ORGANIZE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Organize 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 organize in English.

WHAT DOES ORGANIZE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Organizing (management)

Organizing effective management is crucial for nearly all large organizations and generally valuable for those of any size.

Definition of organize in the English dictionary

The first definition of organize in the dictionary is to form into a structured whole; coordinate. Other definition of organize is to arrange methodically or in order. Organize is also to provide with an organic structure.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO ORGANIZE

PRESENT

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

FUTURE

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

CONDITIONAL

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

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you organize
we let´s organize
you organize
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to organize
Past participle
organized
Present Participle
organizing
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 ORGANIZE


agonise
ˈæɡəˌnaɪz
agonize
ˈæɡəˌnaɪz
antagonise
ænˈtæɡəˌnaɪz
antagonize
ænˈtæɡəˌnaɪz
disorganise
dɪsˈɔːɡəˌnaɪz
disorganize
dɪsˈɔːɡəˌnaɪz
gorgonise
ˈɡɔːɡəˌnaɪz
jargonise
ˈdʒɑːɡəˌnaɪz
jargonize
ˈdʒɑːɡəˌnaɪz
outorganise
ˌaʊtˈɔːɡəˌnaɪz
outorganize
ˌaʊtˈɔːɡəˌnaɪz
overorganise
ˌəʊvərˈɔːɡəˌnaɪz
overorganize
ˌəʊvərˈɔːɡəˌnaɪz
paganise
ˈpeɪɡəˌnaɪz
paganize
ˈpeɪɡəˌnaɪz
reorganize
riːˈɔːɡəˌnaɪz
revolutionize
ˌrɛvəˈluːʃəˌnaɪz
roentgenize
ˈrɒntɡəˌnaɪz
sloganize
ˈsləʊɡəˌnaɪz
synchronize
ˈsɪŋkrəˌnaɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ORGANIZE

organization chart
organization expense
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
Organization for European Economic Cooperation
organization man
organization men
Organization of African Unity
Organization of American States
Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries
organizational
organizational culture
organizational psychology
organizationally
organized
organized chaos
organized crime
organized labour
organized religion
organizer
organizing

WORDS THAT END LIKE ORGANIZE

Americanize
avianize
Balkanize
Christianize
dehumanize
euthanize
galvanize
humanize
japanize
mechanize
melanize
Mohammedanize
recognize
republicanize
Romanize
Russianize
sectarianize
urbanize
volcanize
vulcanize
womanize

Synonyms and antonyms of organize in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ORGANIZE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «organize» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of organize

Translation of «organize» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ORGANIZE

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

Translator English - Chinese

组织
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

organizar
570 millions of speakers

English

organize
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

व्यवस्थित
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

يُنَظِّمُ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

организовывать
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

organizar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সংগঠিত করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

organiser
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Menyusun
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

organisieren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

組織する
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

조직하다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ngatur
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tổ chức
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஏற்பாடு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आयोजित करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

düzenlemek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

organizzare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zorganizować
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

організовувати
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

a organiza
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

οργανώνω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

organiseer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

organisera
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

organisere
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of organize

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ORGANIZE»

The term «organize» is very widely used and occupies the 5.619 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ORGANIZE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «organize» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «organize» 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 organize

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10 QUOTES WITH «ORGANIZE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word organize.
1
Sharron Angle
If we can take Harry Reid out, we can take our country back. I'm not here to preach to the choir. I'm here to organize the army.
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Lee Atwater
My childhood, adolescence and high school days are unusually important. If there has ever been a time that I developed a uniqueness and sense of humor and the ability to organize, it was then. In those early days, I developed the skills that gave me a certain degree of success in American politics.
3
Bonnie Bassler
In my lab, we are always thinking about how cells, bacterial cells, can talk to each other and then organize themselves into enormous groups that function in unison.
4
Warren Beatty
Organized labor, if they're doing a responsible job, is going to organize the pooling of small amounts of money to protect the interests of the people who are not rich.
5
Warren Beatty
To denigrate the union movement in this way is to denigrate the right and the ability of people who are not rich to organize and to accomplish things together.
6
Earl Browder
But I made no efforts to organize my supporters to hold on to the apparatus. Consequently I was soon expelled and my followers, who did not change coats overnight, quietly left or were expelled from the party.
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Gordon Brown
Take, therefore, what modern technology is capable of: the power of our moral sense allied to the power of communications and our ability to organize internationally. That, in my view, gives us the first opportunity as a community to fundamentally change the world.
8
H. Rap Brown
Everybody in the black community must organize, and then we decide whether we will have alliance with other people or not, but not until we are organized.
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H. Rap Brown
So black people all across this country are uniting. They must unite, and they must organize themselves.
10
Rene Cassin
We were thus led to organize ourselves, as men who had fought the war together, in order to support those statesmen who had truly understood the lessons of that World War, thus attempting to prevent its recurrence.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ORGANIZE»

Discover the use of organize in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to organize and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Organize Now!: A Week-by-Week Guide to Simplify Your Space ...
Don't let piles of paperwork, overflowing closets and overbooked schedules drain your resources and energy anymore. Take control with Organize Now!
Jennifer Ford Berry, Jacqueline Musser, 2010
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Organize Yourself!
The proven way to get organized once and for all This is the highly anticipated new edition of a very successful organizing book that has sold over half a million copies to date, now updated with the latest on e-mail, PDAs, and other ...
Ronni Eisenberg, Kate Kelly, 2010
3
How Parties Organize: Change and Adaptation in Party ...
This book takes a close look inside political parties, bringing together the findings of an international team of leading scholars.
Richard S Katz, Peter Mair, 1994
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Organize Your Mind, Organize Your Life: Train Your Brain to ...
You'll learn how to: - Regain control of your frenzy - Embrace effective uni-tasking (because multitasking doesn't work) - Fluidly shift from one task to another - Use your creativity to connect the dots This groundbreaking guide is ...
Margaret Moore, Paul Hammerness, 2012
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ADD-friendly Ways to Organize Your Life
A professional organizer and a renowned ADD clinician join forces to present this guide that addresses the unique needs of adults with ADD.
Judith Kolberg, Kathleen G. Nadeau, 2002
6
How to Organize (Just About) Everything: More Than 500 ...
Professional organizer Peter Walsh presents this witty and enormously practical guide to getting it—and keeping it—all together.
Peter Walsh, 2009
7
Organize Your Life: Free Yourself from Clutter and Find More ...
This book is never far from my kitchen table." —Trish McEvoy, founder of Trish McEvoy cosmetics and author of The Power of Makeup "Ronni Eisenberg and Kate Kelly have done it again!
Ronni Eisenberg, Kate Kelly, 2011
8
Organize!: Building from the Local for Global Justice
In over 20 chapters written by a diverse range of organisers, activists, academics, lawyers, artists and researchers, this book weaves a rich and varied tapestry of dynamic strategies for struggle.
Aziz Choudry, Jill Hanley, Eric Shragge, 2012
9
Narratives We Organize by
This book is a collection of texts that explore the analogy between organizing and narrating, between action and text.
Barbara Czarniawska-Joerges, Pasquale Gagliardi, 2003
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How to Organize Your Scrapbook Workspace
How to Organize Your Scrapbook Workspace will teach you how to: Develop a plan for organizing your space and supplies Create a personalized floor plan Learn to maximize small spaces Select room colors for enhanced creativity Care for, ...
Memory Makers Books, Memory Makers, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ORGANIZE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term organize is used in the context of the following news items.
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Letter: Organize against economic plot
It is deliberate, and the only way to stop it is to learn about it and organize ourselves into an effective political movement because it's not about ... «The Columbian, Jul 15»
2
CII to organize third edition of Enviro Tech 2015
VADODARA: After the mega success of earlier two editions of Enviro Tech conferences, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) will organize ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
3
Southwestern youth organize to conserve the Colorado River
Southwestern youth organize to conserve the Colorado River. “… the Colorado River system is not bounded by state lines, but by history, ... «The Colorado Independent, Jul 15»
4
Organize your day
Organization is essential for keeping stress at bay throughout the day. Whether you're getting the kids ready for school, tackling household ... «Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, Jul 15»
5
Cabarrus-area libraries organize teen advisory boards
That's a tough question, but the Cabarrus County Library is trying to determine what teens want from their libraries with the creation of teen ... «Charlotte Observer, Jul 15»
6
Pune FC organize an inter-school U-12 Futsal tournament
Pune FC have launched a first ever Futsal competition called "The Futsal Cup 2015". The tournament is an inter-school Under-12 Invitational ... «Sportskeeda, Jul 15»
7
Vietnam to organize cultural events in the US
Four music and fashion shows and an exhibition featuring Vietnamese culture will be held in Washington DC and New York from August 8 to ... «Thanh Nien Daily, Jul 15»
8
This new meetup wants to organize Philly's tech entrepreneurs of color
It's exciting to see local technologists of color organize themselves, as we've seen the power of the tech scene when it focuses on an issue, like ... «Technical.ly Philly, Jul 15»
9
Churches organize “A Day of Hope” in Ferguson
ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – More than 40 area churches are coming together to organize “A Day of Hope,” a family friendly event in Ferguson. «kplr11.com, Jul 15»
10
East Oakland residents organize to demand cleaner streets, road …
East Oakland resident Lizzie Holloway, with Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment (ACCE), looks over illegally-dumped trash ... «Contra Costa Times, Jul 15»

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