verb (used with object), gen·er·al·ized, gen·er·al·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), gen·er·al·ized, gen·er·al·iz·ing.
Examples from the Web for generalized
Not [all of] Greek life should be generalized as the problem.
But very few of us have imagined that they could fuel a generalized positive view of secession.
The same goes for generalized “rules” you might hear about frequency and amounts.A Runner’s Guide to Hydration (And How to Not Overdo It)|DailyBurn|May 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Anxiety in children usually manifests in separation anxiety, social phobias and generalized anxiety.
As Barnard noted, “it is still sexist to send a simplified and generalized image of masculinity.”The Rise of Sexist Fashion, From Plain Jane Homme to Disney|Soraya Roberts|May 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But there is still another style found only in the lowest and most generalized forms of fishes.Evolution|Joseph Le Conte
This point is easy to find, for it is placed where-ever feminine qualities are to be generalized.Criminal Psychology|Hans Gross
Such, then, is the most generalized as it is the most ancient type of vertebrate limb above the class of fishes.Darwin, and After Darwin (Vol. 1 and 3, of 3)|George John Romanes
Acquisition of generalized terms can only take place with the development of a generalizing mind.Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic|Sidney L. Gulick
And truly, that which it is reasonable to do in one case may be generalized and applied to a greater number.
British Dictionary definitions for generalized
- to spread throughout the body
- to change from a localized infection or condition to a systemic onegeneralized infection