to legalize as money.
to coin into money: to monetize gold.
to give the character of money to.
Economics. to convert (a debt, especially the national debt) into currency, especially by issuing government securities or notes.
to make a profit or derive income from: Lots of people download the game, but the start-up hasn’t been able to monetize the add-on features.
- Also especially British, mon·e·tise .
- mon·e·ti·za·tion [mon-i-tahy-zey-shuhn, muhn-] /ˌmɒn ɪ taɪˈzeɪ ʃən, ˌmʌn-/ especially British, mon·e·ti·sa·tion, noun
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How to use monetize in a sentence
Subscription services appear to be the key way forward for monetizing relatively low-cost devices.Low-cost fitness bands see a resurgence in interest amid the pandemic | Brian Heater | September 4, 2020 | TechCrunch
A more creative funding idea floated in the agreement is to somehow monetize the small trees, twigs, and other bits scraped up into piles during thinning treatments.California and the Forest Service have a plan to prevent future catastrophic fires | Ula Chrobak | August 27, 2020 | Popular-Science
In addition to building that massive information retrieval system, Google monetized on those economic searches through advertising.What the commoditization of search engine technology with GPT-3 means for Google and SEO | Manick Bhan | August 21, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
Few have monetized NLP and machine learning as well as Google, but their technological edge has always been computational power.What the commoditization of search engine technology with GPT-3 means for Google and SEO | Manick Bhan | August 21, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
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In the meantime, once it goes public, it will face larger pressures to monetize all those tweets and ramp up advertising.
Everyone else could monetize their 2008 experience except the man most loyal to the president.No Drama Obama’s Dramatic 2012 Reelection Campaign | Richard Wolffe | September 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
And now that Instagram is finally attempting to monetize those eyeballs, it is seeing serious blowback from its users.
The idea behind the effort is to monetize YouTube by positioning it as a competitor to Netflix for streaming Hollywood movies.10 Media Predictions for 2011, from Facebook to Katie Couric | Peter Lauria | December 31, 2010 | THE DAILY BEAST
A central element in the movie, more or less accurate, is that Saverin wanted to "monetize" Thefacebook quickly.
British Dictionary definitions for monetize
to establish as the legal tender of a country
to give a legal value to (a coin)
- monetization or monetisation, noun
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