Definitions for summarizeˈsʌm əˌraɪz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sum up, summarize, summarise, resume(verb)

    give a summary (of)

    "he summed up his results"; "I will now summarize"

  2. summarize, summarise, sum, sum up(verb)

    be a summary of

    "The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper"


  1. summarize(Verb)

    To prepare a summary of something

  2. summarize(Verb)

    To give a recapitulation of the salient facts; to recapitulate or review

  3. Origin: From English summary + -ize.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Summarize(verb)

    to comprise in, or reduce to, a summary; to present briefly

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