generalized - definition and synonyms

adjective 

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/ˈdʒen(ə)rəlaɪzd/
  1. 1
    dealing with various different things in a general rather than a specific way

    a generalized discussion/book

  2. 2
    medical affecting most of the body rather than just one area

    generalized pain

    1. a.
      with a general cause or effect, rather than a specific one

      generalized anxiety

  3. 3
    happening, existing, or felt over a wide area or among a lot of people

    a generalized anger against the government

    The conflict has become more generalized.