systematize

  • 1 Systematize — Sys tem*a*tize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Systematized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Systematizing}.] [Cf. F. syst[ e]matiser. Cf. {Systemize}.] To reduce to system or regular method; to arrange methodically; to methodize; as, to systematize a collection of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 systematize — index adjust (regulate), arrange (methodize), classify, codify, conform, contrive, coordinate …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 systematize — UK US (UK also systematise) /ˈsɪstəmətaɪz/ verb [T] ► to organize something according to a particular system: »The mentoring process needs to be systematized in order to be truly effective …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 systematize — 1760s, from SYSTEM (Cf. system) (Gk. stem systemat ) + IZE (Cf. ize). Related: Systematized; systematizing …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 systematize — (Amer.) sys·tem·a·tize || sɪstɪmÉ™taɪz v. arrange according to a system; become systematic (also systematise) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 6 systematize — organize, methodize, *order, arrange, marshal Analogous words: *adjust, regulate, fix …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 systematize — [v] put in order arrange, array, contrive, design, devise, dispose, establish, frame, get act together, institute, make uniform, marshal, methodize, order, organize, plan, project, pull together, rationalize, regulate, schematize, shape up,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 systematize — (also systematise) ► VERB ▪ arrange according to an organized system. DERIVATIVES systematization noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 systematize — [sis′tə mə tīz΄] vt. systematized, systematizing to form into a system; arrange according to a system; make systematic systematization [sis΄təmə ti zā′shən] n. systematizer n …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 systematize — [[t]sɪ̱stəmətaɪz[/t]] systematizes, systematizing, systematized VERB If you systematize things, you make them organized. [FORMAL] [V n] The way to stay on top of changes is to systematize your approach to problem solving. [Also V] Derived words:… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 systematize — UK [ˈsɪstəmətaɪz] / US [ˈsɪstəməˌtaɪz] verb [transitive] Word forms systematize : present tense I/you/we/they systematize he/she/it systematizes present participle systematizing past tense systematized past participle systematized formal to… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 systematize — transitive verb ( tized; tizing) Date: circa 1767 to arrange in accord with a definite plan or scheme ; order systematically < the need to systematize their work > Synonyms: see order • systematization noun • systematizer noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 systematize — See systemize, systematize …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 14 systematize — systematization, n. systematizer n. /sis teuh meuh tuyz /, v.t., systematized, systematizing. to arrange in or according to a system; reduce to a system; make systematic. Also, systemize; esp. Brit., systematise. [1755 65; < Gk systemat (s. of… …

    Universalium

  • 15 systematize — verb /ˈsɪstəməˌtaɪz/ To arrange into a systematic order. See Also: system, systematic …

    Wiktionary

  • 16 systematize — sys·tem·atize also Brit sys·tem·atise sis tə mə .tīz vt, atized also Brit atised; atiz·ing also Brit atis·ing to arrange in accord with a definite plan or scheme: order systematically <a patient with systematized delusions>… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 17 systematize — Synonyms and related words: adjust, arrange, array, calculate, cast, chart, codify, concert, contrive, cool off, coordinate, cut out, deploy, design, devise, dispose, figure, fix, forecast, form, frame, grade, harmonize, hierarchize, intend, lay… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 systematize — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. plan, arrange, organize, order, contrive, project, devise, design, frame, establish, institute, put in order. Ant. confuse*, jumble, disorder. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. arrange, order, regulate, organize, methodize,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19 systematize — sys|te|ma|tize also systematise BrE [ˈsıstımətaız] v [T] to put facts, numbers, ideas etc into a particular order >systematization [ˌsıstımətaıˈzeıʃən US mətə ] n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 systematize — sys|tem|a|tize [ sıstəmə,taız ] verb transitive FORMAL to organize something according to a system …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English