verb (used with object), col·o·nized, col·o·niz·ing.
verb (used without object), col·o·nized, col·o·niz·ing.
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Another slightly stronger argument is that a lot of this worry is an unfortunate side effect of 1950s science fiction, that the aliens are coming to colonize us just like the Communists, and we have to defend ourselves.Life Beyond Human Has to Play by the Rules - Issue 98: Mind|David P. Barash|March 17, 2021|Nautilus
They also plan to jump on the race to colonize the moon and then Mars.
Elon Musk said that by 2050 SpaceX will send one million people to colonize Mars, launching 3 Starship rockets every day with 300 people onboard each one.
It actually became colonized by the think tanks, who are the opposite.A Conversation with Filmmaker Adam Curtis on Power, Technology and How Ideas Get Into People's Heads|Billy Perrigo|February 23, 2021|Time
“It is possible that this lizard species began to colonize this altitude recently,” he says.A mountain lizard in Peru broke the reptilian altitude record|Jake Buehler|February 23, 2021|Science News
“We are not saying we need to colonize the moon or anything crazy like that,” he added.
But executives have a lot to do with the larger agenda to emasculate and colonize.CeeLo and Goodie Mob on Their Comeback, Kanye West’s ‘Emotional Problems,’ More|Marlow Stern|August 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Coastal construction gives them more places for their polyp stages to colonize.Beware at the Beach, the Jellyfish Rule the Seas and It’s Our Fault|Lisa-ann Gershwin|June 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The situation will remain the same: Israel will continue to illegally colonize just as it has for decades.
Her ancestors were Englishmen long ago, who upon the very British idea of colonialism left to colonize the Barbados.
There were over a thousand people in this expedition that was going out to colonize Oregon for the United States.Historic Adventures|Rupert S. Holland
She cannot be assailed with success at home, and she has no need to leave her own territories in search of lands to colonize.The Crime Against Europe|Roger Casement
Theyll have their atomic war pretty soon, and leave us a nice high-radiation planet to colonize.They Also Serve|Donald E. Westlake
The border is an excellent place in which to colonize native or other interesting plants.The Practical Garden-Book|C. E. Hunn
The next expedition seems to have been a project to colonize the country.Great Events in the History of North and South America|Charles A. Goodrich