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socialize
American English: /ˈsoʊʃəˌlaɪz/
British English: /ˈsəʊʃəlʌɪz/

Translation of socialize in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (Psychology)
    Example sentences
    • Education can only be sound if children are socialized into valuing and building themselves and their community.
    • Girls and boys are socialized into conventional gender roles early, through differences in dress and through limitations or direct instruction in appropriate play activities.
    • As with churches, the professions, and the military, students are socialized into a culture and are expected to master its standards of excellence and ethics.
  • 2
    (American English) (Politics)
    nacionalizar
    socialized medicine
    medicina (feminine) social
    Example sentences
    • Why would people bother looking for oil, when a socialist Government would socialise the advantages that they gained from their efforts in drilling for oil?
    • Already the great bulk of the productive forces, those that dominate the economy, have been socialised.
    • It is the Government's intention to nationalise or socialise the health sector, and we are seeing it with the primary health organisations.

intransitive verb

  • (at party) circular
    (chat) (American English)
    charlar
    they don't socialize much
    no alternan or no salen mucho
    no hacen mucha vida social
    he doesn't socialize with his employees
    no tiene trato social con sus empleados
    Example sentences
    • His speeches at fundraisers are often less than rousing and he dislikes socializing with wealthy donors, making it harder for the project to raise money.
    • She also suffered from low self-esteem, feeling fat and unpretty and experiencing difficulties socializing with her schoolmates.
    • Many of the new counselors were amazed that they had been socializing with one of the assistant directors all day and didn't have an inkling.

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