revolutionize

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌrɛvəˈluːʃənaɪz/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌrɛvəˈluʃəˌnaɪz/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(rev′ə lo̅o̅shə nīz′)


Inflections of 'revolutionize' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
revolutionizes
v 3rd person singular (US & UK)
revolutionizing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (US & UK)
revolutionized
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (US & UK)
revolutionized
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (US & UK)

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
rev•o•lu•tion•ize /ˌrɛvəˈluʃəˌnaɪz/USA pronunciation   v. [+ object], -ized, -iz•ing. 
  1. to bring about a revolution in:Computers will revolutionize how people learn a language.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
rev•o•lu•tion•ize  (rev′ə lo̅o̅shə nīz′),USA pronunciation v.t.,  -ized, -iz•ing. 
  1. to bring about a revolution in;
    effect a radical change in:to revolutionize petroleum refining methods.
  2. Governmentto subject to a political revolution.
Also,[esp. Brit.,] rev′o•lution•ise′.  rev′o•lution•iz′er, n. 
  • revolution + -ize 1790–1800

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
revolutionize, revolutionise /ˌrɛvəˈluːʃəˌnaɪz/ vb (transitive)
  1. to bring about a radical change in: science has revolutionized civilization
  2. to inspire or infect with revolutionary ideas: they revolutionized the common soldiers
  3. to cause a revolution in (a country, etc)

ˌrevoˈlutionˌizer, ˌrevoˈlutionˌiser n
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