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journalize

[ jur-nl-ahyz ]
/ 藞d蕭蓽r nl藢a瑟z /
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verb (used with object), jour路nal路ized, jour路nal路iz路ing.
to tell or relate as one would in keeping a journal.
to enter or record in a journal.
(in double-entry bookkeeping) to enter in a journal, preparatory to posting to the ledger.
verb (used without object), jour路nal路ized, jour路nal路iz路ing.
to keep or make entries in a journal.
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Also especially British, jour路nal路ise .

Origin of journalize

First recorded in 1760鈥70; journal + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM journalize

jour路nal路i路za路tion, nounjour路nal路iz路er, nounun路jour路nal路ized, adjective
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How to use journalize in a sentence

  • He essayed to journalize his experiences on the road; but he lost patience in recording the little incidents which composed them.

    One Of Them|Charles James Lever
  • Little by little he learned to invoice and journalize and "post in the ledger" and all the rest of the detail of bookkeeping.

    The Portygee|Joseph Crosby Lincoln
  • The cloud scenery gives such variety to a hilly landscape that it would be worth while to journalize its aspect from hour to hour.

    The Marble Faun, Volume II.|Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • After dinner, I lay down on the couch, with the Dial in my hand as a soporific, and had a short nap; then began to journalize.

British Dictionary definitions for journalize

journalize

journalise

/ (藞d蕭蓽藧n藢la瑟z) /

verb
to record (daily events) in a journal

Derived forms of journalize

journalization or journalisation, nounjournalizer or journaliser, noun
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