[ dee-kuhl-uh-rahyz ]
/ diˈkʌl əˌraɪz /
Save This Word!
verb (used with object), de·col·or·ized, de·col·or·iz·ing.
SPRINT TO THE FINISH WITH THIS OLYMPICS QUIZ!
Compete in our Olympics quiz to see if you can take home the gold medal in Olympics knowledge.
Question 1 of 10
Where was the Olympics first held?
Also especially British, de·col·or·ise .
OTHER WORDS FROM decolorizede·col·or·i·za·tion, nounde·col·or·iz·er, noun
Words nearby decolorize
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
How to use decolorize in a sentence
The chlorine and oxygen will combine their action to decolorize the textile material.
If the culture is too old the spores will all be free outside the rods, while if too young they will decolorize with the acid.The Fundamentals of Bacteriology|Charles Bradfield Morrey