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harmonize

[ hahr-muh-nahyz ]
/ 藞h蓱r m蓹藢na瑟z /
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verb (used with object), har路mo路nized, har路mo路niz路ing.
to bring into harmony, accord, or agreement: to harmonize one's views with the new situation.
Music. to accompany with appropriate harmony.
verb (used without object), har路mo路nized, har路mo路niz路ing.
to be in agreement in action, sense, or feeling: Though of different political parties, all the delegates harmonized on civil rights.
to sing in harmony.
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Also especially British, har路mo路nise .

Origin of harmonize

First recorded in 1475鈥85; late Middle English, also armonise, from Middle French harmoniser, equivalent to harmonie + -iser, verb suffix; see harmony, -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM harmonize

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British Dictionary definitions for harmonize

harmonize

harmonise

/ (藞h蓱藧m蓹藢na瑟z) /

verb
to make or become harmonious
(tr) music to provide a harmony for (a melody, tune, etc)
(intr) to sing in harmony, as with other singers
to collate parallel narratives

Derived forms of harmonize

harmonizable or harmonisable, adjective
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