Definitions for polarizeˈpoʊ ləˌraɪz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. polarize, polarise(verb)

    cause to vibrate in a definite pattern

    "polarize light waves"

  2. polarize, polarise(verb)

    cause to concentrate about two conflicting or contrasting positions

  3. polarize, polarise(verb)

    become polarized in a conflict or contrasting situation


  1. polarize(Verb)

    To cause to have a polarization.

  2. polarize(Verb)

    To cause a group to be divided into extremes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Polarize(verb)

    to communicate polarity to

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. polariser.]

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