verb (used with object), col·o·nized, col·o·niz·ing.
verb (used without object), col·o·nized, col·o·niz·ing.
Examples from the Web for colonizer
Russia is of course the colonizer and there was a sort of “mental revolution” against Russian power.Inside ‘Maidan’: Sergei Loznitsa on His Ukrainian Uprising Doc and Putin’s ‘Fascist’ Regime|Richard Porton|May 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Pierre Terriot was a colonizer, and an interesting figure in the early days of Minas.The Land of Evangeline|John Frederic Herbin
As a colonizer and builder, from the pioneer days to the completion of his work, he was equal to the foremost of his associates.Gospel Doctrine|Joseph F. Smith
We have not spoken of the Chancellor as an argonaut, of the Chancellor as a colonizer.The Arena|Various