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Detailed Translations for civilizing from English to Dutch


civilizing form of civilize:

to civilize verb, American (civilizes, civilized, civilizing)

  1. to civilize (cultivate; civilise)
    cultiveren; ontwikkelen; civiliseren; beschaven
    • cultiveren verb (cultiveer, cultiveert, cultiveerde, cultiveerden, gecultiveerd)
    • ontwikkelen verb (ontwikkel, ontwikkelt, ontwikkelde, ontwikkelden, ontwikkeld)
    • civiliseren verb (civiliseer, civiliseert, civiliseerde, civiliseerden, geciviliseerd)
    • beschaven verb (beschaaf, beschaaft, beschaafde, beschaafden, beschaafd)

Conjugations for civilize:

  1. civilize
  2. civilize
  3. civilizes
  4. civilize
  5. civilize
  6. civilize
simple past
  1. civilized
  2. civilized
  3. civilized
  4. civilized
  5. civilized
  6. civilized
present perfect
  1. have civilized
  2. have civilized
  3. has civilized
  4. have civilized
  5. have civilized
  6. have civilized
past continuous
  1. was civilizing
  2. were civilizing
  3. was civilizing
  4. were civilizing
  5. were civilizing
  6. were civilizing
  1. shall civilize
  2. will civilize
  3. will civilize
  4. shall civilize
  5. will civilize
  6. will civilize
continuous present
  1. am civilizing
  2. are civilizing
  3. is civilizing
  4. are civilizing
  5. are civilizing
  6. are civilizing
  1. be civilized
  2. be civilized
  3. be civilized
  4. be civilized
  5. be civilized
  6. be civilized
  1. civilize!
  2. let's civilize!
  3. civilized
  4. civilizing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for civilize:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beschaven civilizing; cultivating; polishing; refining
cultiveren civilizing; cultivating; improvements; polishing; refining; stimulations
ontwikkelen civilizing; cultivating; polishing; refining
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beschaven civilise; civilize; cultivate
civiliseren civilise; civilize; cultivate
cultiveren civilise; civilize; cultivate
ontwikkelen civilise; civilize; cultivate blossom; develop; evolve; exercise; fill out; grow in size; practice; practise; train; tutor; unfold
- civilise; cultivate; educate; school; train

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Synonyms for "civilize":

Related Definitions for "civilize":

  1. raise from a barbaric to a civilized state1
    • The wild child found wandering in the forest was gradually civilized1
  2. teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment1

Wiktionary Translations for civilize:

  1. beschaving bijbrengen