What does organize mean?

Definitions for organize
ˈɔr gəˌnaɪzor·ga·nize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. form, organize, organise(verb)

    create (as an entity)

    "social groups form everywhere"; "They formed a company"

  2. organize, organise(verb)

    cause to be structured or ordered or operating according to some principle or idea

  3. mastermind, engineer, direct, organize, organise, orchestrate(verb)

    plan and direct (a complex undertaking)

    "he masterminded the robbery"

  4. organize, organise, coordinate(verb)

    bring order and organization to

    "Can you help me organize my files?"

  5. organize, organise, prepare, devise, get up, machinate(verb)

    arrange by systematic planning and united effort

    "machinate a plot"; "organize a strike"; "devise a plan to take over the director's office"

  6. unionize, unionise, organize, organise(verb)

    form or join a union

    "The auto workers decided to unionize"

Wiktionary

  1. organize(Verb)

    To arrange in working order.

    Etymology: From organizare (compare Medieval Latin organizare), from organum; see organ.

  2. organize(Verb)

    To constitute in parts, each having a special function, act, office, or relation; to systematize.

    Etymology: From organizare (compare Medieval Latin organizare), from organum; see organ.

  3. organize(Verb)

    To furnish with organs; to give an organic structure to; to endow with capacity for the functions of life; as, an organized being; organized matter; u2014 in this sense used chiefly in the past participle.

    Etymology: From organizare (compare Medieval Latin organizare), from organum; see organ.

  4. organize(Verb)

    To sing in parts; as, to organize an anthem.

    Etymology: From organizare (compare Medieval Latin organizare), from organum; see organ.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. organize

    To arrange or constitute in parts, each having a special function, act, office, or relation; as, to organize an army, etc.

Editors Contribution

  1. organize

    To create in a structured and systematic way.

    They did organize their wedding very easily as they are both organized.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 1, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organize' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3627

  2. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'organize' in Verbs Frequency: #522

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How to say organize in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of organize in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of organize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of organize in a Sentence

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    You stay after it every day, one might say you persist. Organize, build a grassroots movement, fight for working people, and that's how I am going to be the first woman elected president of the United States.

  2. Prawit Wongsuwan:

    We will be able to organize elections around the start of 2016 once the constitution is drafted, right now there are elements opposed to the National Council for Peace and Order.

  3. Clemens Steffin:

    We learned a lot — like a lot lot — from the first campaign, how to get yourself motivated, how to be more structured, how to build a company, how the tax laws in Germany work, how to organize packing, shipping, and so on. I have the feeling that everything will be a bit easier this time around because we know so much more. Last time was a challenge, but we overcame the hurdles and made it a success.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    I learned how to organize intensely, here. I learned the passion. I learned how to drink a lot of Puerto Rican rum, i had a blast. It was great.

  5. Masa Takaya:

    If Tokyo 2020, the government of Tokyo and the government of Sapporo manage to organize a world-class marathon in less than nine months, it will be a tour de force, it will show that, no matter what, Japan is a safe pair of hands and an incredibly committed and capable partner.

Images & Illustrations of organize

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