sum-merises

summerize

[suhm-uh-rahyz]
verb (used with object), summerized, summerizing.
1.
to prepare (a house, car, etc.) so as to counteract the hot weather of summer: to summerize a house by adding air conditioning.
2.
to protect in hot weather for future use: to summerize a snowmobile.
Also, especially British, summerise.


Origin:
summer1 + -ize

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summerize

verb
prepare for summer; "summerize your car"; "summerize a house" [ant: winterise
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