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Meaning of MEMORIZE

Pronunciation:  'memu`rIz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
 

MEMORIZE is a 8 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: con, learn, memorise
 
 See Also: alternate, hit the books, study, understudy

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mem"o*rize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Memorized}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Memorizing}.] [See {Memory}.]
1. To cause to be remembered; hence, to record. [Obs.]

         They neglect to memorize their conquest. --Spenser.

         They meant to . . . memorize another Golgotha.
                                               --Shak.

2. To commit to memory; to learn by heart.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: commit to memory, con, get, get by heart, get letter-perfect, have by heart, know by heart, learn, learn by heart, learn verbatim, parrot, recite, remember, repeat, repeat by heart, retain, study, swot up
 

 

 

 

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