Definitions for monetizeˈmɒn ɪˌtaɪz, ˈmʌn-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mon•e•tizeˈmɒn ɪˌtaɪz, ˈmʌn-(v.t.)-tized, -tiz•ing.

  1. to legalize as money.

    Category: Business

  2. to coin into money:

    to monetize gold.

    Category: Business

Origin of monetize:

1875–80; < L monēt(a)money+ -ize

mon`e•ti•za′tion(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. monetize, monetise(verb)

    give legal value to or establish as the legal tender of a country

    "They monetized the lira"

Wiktionary

  1. monetize(Verb)

    To convert something (especially a security) into currency

  2. monetize(Verb)

    To mint money

  3. monetize(Verb)

    To establish a currency as legal tender

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monetize(verb)

    to convert into money; to adopt as current money; as, to monetize silver

Freebase

  1. Monetize

    Means "To make revenue from" in as in the sentence, "Facebook has yet to figure out how to monetize their 55 million users." It used to mean the process of physically making money (like governments do), but it is rarely used in that that context anymore.

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