What does harmonize mean?

Definitions for harmonize
ˈhɑr məˌnaɪzhar·mo·nize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. harmonize, harmonise, consort, accord, concord, fit in, agreeverb

    go together

    "The colors don't harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded"

  2. harmonize, harmoniseverb

    write a harmony for

  3. harmonize, harmoniseverb

    sing or play in harmony

  4. harmonize, harmoniseverb

    bring (several things) into consonance or relate harmoniously

    "harmonize the different interests"

  5. harmonize, harmonise, reconcileverb

    bring into consonance or accord

    "harmonize one's goals with one's abilities"

  6. harmonize, harmonise, chordverb

    bring into consonance, harmony, or accord while making music or singing


  1. harmonizeverb

    To be in harmonious agreement.

  2. harmonizeverb

    To play or sing in harmony.

  3. harmonizeverb

    To bring things into harmony, or to make things compatible.

  4. harmonizeverb

    To provide the harmony for a melody.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Harmonizeverb

    to agree in action, adaptation, or effect on the mind; to agree in sense or purport; as, the parts of a mechanism harmonize

    Etymology: [Cf. F. harmoniser. ]

  2. Harmonizeverb

    to be in peace and friendship, as individuals, families, or public organizations

    Etymology: [Cf. F. harmoniser. ]

  3. Harmonizeverb

    to agree in vocal or musical effect; to form a concord; as, the tones harmonize perfectly

    Etymology: [Cf. F. harmoniser. ]

  4. Harmonizeverb

    to adjust in fit proportions; to cause to agree; to show the agreement of; to reconcile the apparent contradiction of

    Etymology: [Cf. F. harmoniser. ]

  5. Harmonizeverb

    to accompany with harmony; to provide with parts, as an air, or melody

    Etymology: [Cf. F. harmoniser. ]

Editors Contribution

  1. harmonize

    To change, adapt or adjust to ensure a sense of harmony or an ethical and moral outcome, output or goal.

    The European Union member countries choose to harmonize their corporate tax rates to ensure a fair economy across Europe.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 12, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of harmonize in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of harmonize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of harmonize in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Huxley:

    Science ... warns me to be careful how I adopt a view which jumps with my preconceptions, and to require stronger evidence for such belief than for one to which I was previously hostile. My business is to teach my aspirations to conform themselves to fact, not to try and make facts harmonize with my aspirations.

  2. James Scott:

    A CISO's job is to streamline, harmonize and propagate cybersecurity and cyber hygiene throughout the organizational IoT microcosm and staff

  3. Chairman Tim Massad:

    I believe we should harmonize those, even if it means increasing ours.

  4. Charles De Gaulle:

    I have heard your views. They do not harmonize with mine. The decision is taken unanimously.

  5. Mickey Mehta:

    To have sound ears listen to what this existence has to say and harmonize your life, so be a good listener and MickeyMize your life. Share with as many to volunteer obedience to the laws of mother nature.

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    large recently extinct long-horned European wild ox; considered one of the ancestors of domestic cattle
    • A. calcaneus
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