Definitions for verbalizeˈvɜr bəˌlaɪz
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ver•bal•izeˈvɜr bəˌlaɪz(v.)-ized, -iz•ing.
(v.t.)to express in words.
to convert into or use as a verb.
(v.i.)to use many words; be verbose.
to express something verbally.
Origin of verbalize:
1600–10; < F verbaliser
"This lawyer verbalizes and is rather tedious"
talk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbalise(verb)
express in speech
"She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"
express, verbalize, verbalise, utter, give tongue to(verb)
articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise
"She expressed her anger"; "He uttered a curse"
convert into a verb
"many English nouns have become verbalized"
To speak or to use words to express.
Bill became tongue-tied and could not verbalize his thoughts in the presence of the girl he had a crush on.
To adapt a word of another part of speech as a verb.
to convert into a verb; to verbify
to be verbose