What does nationalize mean?

Definitions for nationalize
ˈnæʃ ə nlˌaɪz, ˈnæʃ nəˌlaɪzna·tion·al·ize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nationalize, nationaliseverb

    put under state control or ownership

    "Mitterand nationalized the banks"

  2. nationalize, nationaliseverb

    make national in character or scope

    "His heroic deeds were nationalized by the press"

GCIDE

  1. nationalizeverb

    To change ownership of (a business, a property) from private ownership to state ownership or control; as, to nationalize the steel industry.

    Etymology: [Cf. F. nationaliser.]

Wiktionary

  1. nationalizeverb

    To make national; to make a nation of; to endow with the character and habits of a nation, or the peculiar sentiments and attachment of citizens of a nation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nationalizeverb

    to make national; to make a nation of; to endow with the character and habits of a nation, or the peculiar sentiments and attachment of citizens of a nation

    Etymology: [Cf. F. nationaliser.]

Editors Contribution

  1. nationalize

    To change a bank, utility provider, school, preschool education provider, college, university, training provider, airline, rail provider, electricity provider, solar power provider, transport provider, office space, business, company, enterprise or organization into a unity government managed, controlled and maintained public asset and organization for the shared prosperity of the public and society and to use the profit to contribute to the development of a form of unity assembly, unity council, unity legislature, unity senate, house of representatives, unity government, local unity government, regional unity government, national unity government, european unity government and international unity government. development plans, sustainable development goals and community development plans.

    To nationalize some services is an intelligent idea.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 9, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nationalize in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nationalize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of nationalize in a Sentence

  1. Siviwe Gwarube:

    The DA is convinced that instead of being a vehicle to provide quality healthcare for all, this Bill will nationalize healthcare ... and be an additional tax burden to already financially-stretched South Africans.

  2. Pat Toomey:

    I think there's a fundamental disagreement, the states are responsible for the conduct of elections. I think it works, I think it's the right way to do it, and I think that legislation to nationalize that is misguided. It's someone's idea of a solution but it's in search of a problem, so I'm not interested.

  3. Adam Schiff:

    If Harry Truman couldn't nationalize the steel industry during wartime, this President doesn't have the power to declare an emergency and build a multibillion-dollar wall on the border. So, that's a nonstarter.

  4. Adam Schiff:

    Look, if Harry Truman couldn't nationalize the steel industry during wartime, this President doesn't have the power to declare an emergency and build a multibillion dollar wall on the border, so that's a non-starter.

  5. Kevin Faulconer:

    Gavin Newsom is trying to nationalize [and] partisan-ize the election, what he doesn't realize is that this is a referendum on his failures here in California, pure and simple. It's a failure on schools, it's a failure on skyrocketing homelessness, [a] dramatic rise in crime and his lack of preparedness for wildfires.

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  • znárodnitCzech
  • verstaatlichen, nationalisierenGerman
  • κρατικοποιώGreek
  • kansallistaaFinnish
  • nationaliserFrench
  • պետականացնել, ազգայնացնելArmenian
  • национализироватьRussian
  • förstatliga, socialisera, nationaliseraSwedish

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    the act of passing from one state or place to the next
    • A. transition
    • B. apex
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