vacuumize

vacuumize

[vak-yoo-mahyz, -yoo-uh-, -yuh-]
verb (used with object), vacuumized, vacuumizing.
1.
to create a vacuum in.
2.
vacuum ( def 11 ).
Also, especially British, vacuumise.


Origin:
1905–10; vacuum + -ize

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To vacuumize
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: vacuumise
Next Definition: vacuumpack
Words Near: vacuumize
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for vacuumize
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing vacuumize
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;