vacuumize

[ vak-yoo-mahyz, -yoo-uh-, -yuh- ]
/ ˈvæk yuˌmaɪz, -yu ə-, -yə- /

verb (used with object), vac·u·um·ized, vac·u·um·iz·ing.

QUIZZES

DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

It’d be a real faux pas to miss this quiz on the words from August 3–9, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “vacillate” mean?
Also especially British, vac·u·um·ise .

Origin of vacuumize

First recorded in 1905–10; vacuum + -ize
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for vacuumize

  • Now that we're alone we could vacuumize it without worrying about Vidac.

    The Space Pioneers|Carey Rockwell