Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

dieselize

[dee-zuh-lahyz, -suh-]
See more synonyms for dieselize on Thesaurus.com
verb (used with object), die·sel·ized, die·sel·iz·ing.
  1. to equip with diesel machinery.
Show More
verb (used without object), die·sel·ized, die·sel·iz·ing.
  1. to become equipped with diesel machinery or vehicles, as a railroad.
Show More
Also especially British, die·sel·ise.

Origin of dieselize

First recorded in 1945–50; diesel + -ize
Related formsdie·sel·i·za·tion, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018