Modernize Definition

mŏdər-nīz
modernized, modernizes, modernizing
verb
modernized, modernizes, modernizing
To make modern; bring up to date in style, design, methods, etc.
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To adopt modern ways; become modern.
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Modernize is to update something to make it more current or more compatible with current technology and practices.
An example of modernize is when you take an old house and add indoor plumbing to it.
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Origin of Modernize

  • From modern +"Ž -ize

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