verb (used with object)
to state by items
; give the particulars of; list the individual units or parts of: to itemize an account.
to list as an item
or separate part: to itemize deductions on an income-tax return.
verb (used without object)
to compute an income-tax return by listing separately all assets, credits, allowable deductions, losses, etc.
Also, especially British, itemise.
Origin: 1855–60, Related forms
reitemize, verb (used with object), reitemized, reitemizing.