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verb socialize pronunciation in British English /ˈsəʊʃəlaɪz/
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present tense
present participlesocializing
past tensesocialized
past participlesocialized
  1. 1
    [intransitive] to spend time with other people socially, for example at a party

    I spent most of my first year at college socializing.

    He never socializes with people from work.

  2. 2
    [transitive] to teach people, especially children, to behave in a way that is accepted by society


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