Definitions for summarizeˈsʌm əˌraɪz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sum•ma•rizeˈsʌm əˌraɪz(v.)-rized, -riz•ing.

  1. (v.t.)to make a summary of; state or express in a concise form.

  2. to constitute a summary of.

  3. (v.i.)to provide a summary.

Origin of summarize:

1870–75

sum′ma•riz`er(n.)

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"

Wiktionary

  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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