follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: A Guide to the Comma

functionalize

[fuhngk-shuh-nl-ahyz] /ˈfʌŋk ʃə nlˌaɪz/
verb (used with object), functionalized, functionalizing.
1.
to make functional.
Also, especially British, functionalise.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; functional + -ize
Related forms
functionalization, noun
defunctionalize, verb (used with object), defunctionalized, defunctionalizing.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for functionalize

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for defunctionalize

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for defunctionalize