Hindi translation of colonize
colonizePowered by COBUILD [Brit also colonise]Word forms: colonizes, colonizing, colonized /ˈkɒlənaɪz ˈकॉलनाइज़्/
Word forms: colonizes, colonizing, colonized
Definitions and Translations
When large numbers of people, plants or animals colonize a place, they go to live there and make it their home.
⇒ The first British attempt to colonize Ireland was in the twelfth century. ⇒ This plant is colonizing many London gardens.
⇒ colonized by people/things ⇒ colonize a land/territory/region/cave ⇒ colonize an area/island
Derived formscolonization uncountable noun
⇒ ...the European colonization of America.
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Translation of colonize from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary