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italicize

i·tal·i·cize

italicize

 
 
pronunciation:
ih tae lih saIz
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: italicized, italicizes, italicizing
definition: to print in italic type, or to underscore with a single line in a handwritten text.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to use italic type or underscoring in one's written expression, as for emphasis.
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derivation: italicization (n.)