Definitions for magnetizeˈmæg nɪˌtaɪz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mag•net•izeˈmæg nɪˌtaɪz(v.t.)-ized, -iz•ing.

  1. to make a magnet of; impart the properties of a magnet to.

    Category: Electricity and Magnetism

  2. to exert an attracting or compelling influence upon.

Origin of magnetize:

1775–85

mag′net•iz`er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. magnetize, magnetise(verb)

    make magnetic

    "The strong magnet magnetized the iron shavings"

  2. magnetize, mesmerize, mesmerise, magnetise, bewitch, spellbind(verb)

    attract strongly, as if with a magnet

    "She magnetized the audience with her tricks"

Wiktionary

  1. magnetize(Verb)

    to make magnetic

  2. magnetize(Verb)

    to attract, allure or entice (someone)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Magnetize(verb)

    to communicate magnetic properties to; as, to magnetize a needle

  2. Magnetize(verb)

    to attract as a magnet attracts, or like a magnet; to move; to influence

  3. Magnetize(verb)

    to bring under the influence of animal magnetism

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