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Meaning of IMMORTALIZE

Pronunciation:  i'mor`tlIz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  make famous for ever
  2. [v]  be or provide a memorial to a person or an event; "This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps"; "We memorialized the Dead"
 

IMMORTALIZE is a 11 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: commemorate, eternalise, eternalize, eternise, eternize, immortalise, immortalise, memorialise, memorialize, record
 
 See Also: alter, change, monumentalise, monumentalize, remind

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Im*mor"tal*ize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
    {Immortalized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Immortalizing}.] [Cf. F.
    immortaliser.]
    1. To render immortal; to cause to live or exist forever.
       --S. Clarke.
    
    2. To exempt from oblivion; to perpetuate in fame.
    
             Alexander had no Homer to immortalize his quilty
             name.                                 --T. Dawes.
    
    
  2. \Im*mor"tal*ize\, v. i.
    To become immortal. [R.]
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aggrandize, apotheose, apotheosize, beatify, canonize, celebrate, commemorate, crown, deify, elevate, embalm, ennoble, enshrine, enthrone, eternalize, eternize, exalt, extol, freeze, glamorize, glorify, honor, keep alive, keep fresh, lionize, magnify, make legendary, memorialize, monumentalize, perennialize, perpetuate, preserve, preserve from oblivion, raise, saint, sanctify, set up, throne, uplift
 

 

 

 

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