verb (used with object), socialized, socializing.
to make social; make fit for life in companionship with others.
to make socialistic; establish or regulate according to the theories of socialism.
Education. to treat as a group activity:
to socialize spelling quizzes.
verb (used without object), socialized, socializing.
to associate or mingle sociably with others:
to socialize with one’s fellow workers.
(intransitive) to behave in a friendly or sociable manner
(transitive) to prepare for life in society
(transitive) (mainly US) to alter or create so as to be in accordance with socialist principles, as by nationalization
- Social justice
noun the distribution of advantages and disadvantages within a society
- Social ladder
noun the hierarchical structure of a society; also called [social scale]
- Socially excluded
adjective 1. suffering from social exclusion (as noun): the socially excluded
- Socially included
adjective 1. benefiting from social inclusion (as noun): the socially included