- to make a complete and basic change in; alter drastically or radically: automation has revolutionized industry
- Rare to bring about a political revolution in
transitive verbrev·o·lu·tion·ized, rev·o·lu·tion·iz·ing, rev·o·lu·tion·iz·es
- To bring about a radical change in: Television has revolutionized news coverage.
- To subject to a political or social revolution.
- To fill with revolutionary principles.