Etymology
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concretize (v.)

"to render (the abstract) concrete," 1826, from concrete (adj.) + -ize. Concrete itself sometimes was used as a verb in various senses from 1630s. Related: Concretized; concretizing.

updated on February 21, 2018

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Definitions of concretize from WordNet

concretize (v.)
make something concrete;
concretize (v.)
become specific;
the idea concretized in her mind
Synonyms: concretise
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.