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memorize

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  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛm.əɹˌaɪ̯z/
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  • Hyphenation: mem‧or‧ize

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memorize (third-person singular simple present memorizes, present participle memorizing, simple past and past participle memorized)

  1. to learn by heart, commit to memory
    • 2009, A Practical Study of Argument (ISBN 0495603406), page 123:
      Many years ago there was a rumor that a basketball star (Jerry Lucas of the New York Knicks) had memorized the entire Manhattan phone book.
    • 2009, Hailey Abbott, The Perfect Boy (ISBN 006197157X), page 258:
      She was so used to the way he moved—they'd been practicing together for years, and she'd memorized the way his body worked.

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memorize

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of memorizar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of memorizar
  3. first-person singular imperative of memorizar
  4. third-person singular imperative of memorizar