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.
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OTHER WORDS FROM generalize
Example sentences from the Web for generalize
Perhaps that is warranted in this case, but there is peril in generalizing.
All sciences face the “problem of induction” or uncertainties that arise in generalizing from observations.
At first my observations took an abstract and generalizing turn.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
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
The author confesses that he feels a difficulty in generalizing the characteristics of the Florentine school.
They think nothing at all about their existence and life in any moral or abstracted or generalizing reference whatever.An Essay on the Evils of Popular Ignorance|John Foster
On the contrary, when but three are taken, a great risk will be run of generalizing too much.
British Dictionary definitions for generalize
- to spread throughout the body
- to change from a localized infection or condition to a systemic onegeneralized infection