This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word monetize
Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
give legal value to or establish as the legal tender of a country
"They monetized the lira"
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
To convert something (especially a security) into currency
To mint money
To establish a currency as legal tender
Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
to convert into money; to adopt as current money; as, to monetize silver
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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.