Monetize meaning

mŏnĭ-tīz, mŭn-
To convert into a source of income.

Monetized website visitors by selling advertising space.

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To express or render in terms of money.

Monetize environmental benefits that stem from the avoidance of greenhouse gases.

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To purchase (government debt) in the open market using central bank funds, leading to an expansion of the money supply.
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To establish (a metal) as a currency, especially by minting coins.
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To coin into money.
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To legalize as money.
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To convert (an asset) into cash, as by selling the asset or using it as security for a loan.
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To convert (an economy or sector) from a system of barter to one based on the exchange of money.
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To convert something (especially a security) into currency.
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To establish a currency as legal tender.
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To make a business activity profit-generating, particularly in computer and internet-related activities.
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Origin of monetize

  • From Latin monēta money money

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition