Definition of 'modernize'
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Example sentences containing 'modernize'
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I've just been waiting for an excuse to redecorate and modernize it a bit. THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2004)A country as big as that, beginning to modernize, a huge population. THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2004)
We wish to modernize, and with a man of your stature, this could be easily accomplished. DALE BROWN'S DREAMLAND (5) STRIKE ZONE (2004)
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Translations for 'modernize'
British English: modernize /ˈmɒdəˌnaɪz/ VERB
To modernize a system means to replace old equipment or methods with new ones.
...plans to modernize the factory.
- American English: modernize
- Arabic: يُحَدِّثُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: modernizar
- Chinese: 使现代化
- Croatian: modernizirati
- Czech: modernizovat
- Danish: modernisere
- Dutch: moderniseren
- European Spanish: modernizar
- Finnish: nykyaikaistaa
- French: moderniser
- German: modernisieren
- Greek: εκσυγχρονίζω
- Italian: rimodernare
- Japanese: 現代化する
- Korean: 현대화하다
- Norwegian: modernisere
- Polish: zmodernizować
- European Portuguese: modernizar
- Romanian: a moderniza
- Russian: модернизировать
- Spanish: modernizar
- Swedish: modernisera
- Thai: ทำให้ทันสมัย
- Turkish: modernize etmek
- Ukrainian: оновлювати
- Vietnamese: hiện đại hoá
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