decasualize

[ dee-kazh-oo-uh-lahyz ]
/ diˈkæʒ u əˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), de·cas·u·al·ized, de·cas·u·al·iz·ing.

to reduce or eliminate the employment of (casual labor).

Nearby words

  1. decarboxylation,
  2. decarburize,
  3. decare,
  4. decastyle,
  5. decastylos,
  6. decasyllabic,
  7. decasyllable,
  8. decathect,
  9. decathlete,
  10. decathlon

Also especially British, de·cas·u·al·ise.

Origin of decasualize

First recorded in 1890–95; de- + casual + -ize

Related formsde·cas·u·al·i·za·tion, noun

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019