Meaning of transitivize in English:

transitivize

verb

(also transitivise)
Grammar
  • To make (a verb) transitive.

Pronunciation

transitivize

/ˈtrɑːnzɪtɪvʌɪz/ /ˈtranzɪtɪvʌɪz/ /ˈtrɑːnsɪtɪvʌɪz/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Edward Sapir (1884–1939). From transitive + -ize.