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1. socialization

noun. ['ˌsoʊʃəlɪˈzeɪʃən'] the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture.

Synonyms

  • rearing
  • cultivation
  • raising
  • social control
  • bringing up
  • nurture
  • upbringing
  • socialisation
  • fosterage
  • acculturation
  • breeding
  • fostering

Antonyms

  • imperfection
  • nondevelopment
  • fall
  • decreasing

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • socialize (English)
  • -ize (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Socialization

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word socialization


1. Noun, singular or mass
It is also not healthy for them, as they need their socialization and exercise.

2. socialization

noun. ['ˌsoʊʃəlɪˈzeɪʃən'] the act of meeting for social purposes.

Synonyms

  • coming together
  • socialising
  • socializing
  • socialisation

Antonyms

  • denationalization
  • mobilization
  • nationalization
  • discourage

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • socialize (English)
  • -ize (English)

3. socialization

noun. ['ˌsoʊʃəlɪˈzeɪʃən'] the action of establishing on a socialist basis.

Synonyms

  • socialisation

Antonyms

  • inelegance
  • unfruitful

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • socialize (English)
  • -ize (English)
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