[kon-kruh-tahyz, kong-; kon-kree-tahyz, kong-, kuh n-, kuh ng-]
verb (used with object), con·cre·tized, con·cre·tiz·ing.
to make concrete, real, or particular; give tangible or definite form to: to concretize abstractions.
Also especially British, con·cre·tise.
Origin of concretize
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Related Words for concretizeillustrate, exemplify, incorporate, exhibit, express, epitomize, manifest, typify, personify, mirror, demonstrate, symbolize, realize, incarnate, show, evince, actualize, externalize, complete, exteriorize
Examples from the Web for concretize
Historical Examples of concretize
We can concretize it by furnishing one or two typical examples.The Principles of Language-Study
Harold E. Palmer
(tr) to render concrete; make real or specific; give tangible form to
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper