Women,” Gore says, “have been socialized really differently with happiness and cheerfulness and our place in the world.
The NHS is regularly dismissed by U.S. critics of American reform as "socialized medicine."
I mean, a boot-wearing, bomb-throwing Tea Party conservative born in the land of socialized medicine, Quebecois, and Howie Mandel?
1828, "to render social," from social (adj.). Meaning "to be sociable, to mingle" is recorded from 1895. Meaning "to make socialistic" is from 1846. Related: Socialized; socializing. The phrasing in socialized medicine is by 1912.