Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency.

Usage examples (37)
  • I believe Afghanistan changed them to what I call the militarization of Islamic thought.
  • More "militarization" of the world's longest... »
  • But I doubt anything Canada does will contribute significantly to the "militarization" of space or any new arms race there.
  • Last month, senior Pentagon official Ryan Henry dismissed criticism that the command represented a "militarization" of U.S. relations with for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.