Definitions for nationalise

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word nationalise

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nationalize, nationalise(verb)

    make national in character or scope

    "His heroic deeds were nationalized by the press"

  2. nationalize, nationalise(verb)

    put under state control or ownership

    "Mitterand nationalized the banks"


  1. nationalise(Verb)

    To bring a private company under the control of a specific government.

  2. nationalise(Verb)

    To bring a concept such as a political issue or commercial campaign to the attention of the entire country.

  3. nationalise(Adjective)

    Describes something that has undergone the process of nationalisation

Anagrams of nationalise

  1. alienations

Translations for nationalise

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to make (especially an industry) the property of the nation as a whole rather than the property of an individual.

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