[soh-see-ol-uh-jis-tik, soh-shee-] /ˌsoʊ siˌɒl əˈdʒɪs tɪk, ˌsoʊ ʃi-/
making reference only to the concepts of sociology, especially emphasizing social factors to the exclusion of others.
verb (used with or without object), sociologized, sociologizing. 1. to explain, study, or interpret in sociological or social terms.
[soh-shuh-luh-zey-shuh n] /ˌsoʊ ʃə ləˈzeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. a continuing process whereby an individual acquires a personal identity and learns the norms, values, behavior, and social skills appropriate to his or her social position. 2. the act or process of making socialistic: the socialization of industry. socialization /ˌsəʊʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/ noun 1. (psychol) the modification from infancy […]
noun 1. social nature or tendencies as shown in the assembling of individuals in communities. 2. the action on the part of individuals of associating together in communities. 3. the state or quality of being social. noun (pl) -ties 1. the tendency of groups and persons to develop social links and live in communities 2. […]
noun 1. a socially prominent person. noun 1. a person who is or seeks to be prominent in fashionable society