Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To subject to public ownership or control.
  • transitive v. To convert to Communist principles or control.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make something the property of a community.
  • v. To impose Communist ideals on people.
  • v. To become or be made communistic.
  • v. To come under public ownership or control.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make common; make (something) the property of the community.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. make Communist or bring in accord with Communist principles
  • v. make into property owned by the state

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Examples

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    Not My Tribe

  • He's just playing the game that GE / NBC is playing: they're betting their last dollar that Obama is going to 'communize' the media and put all their dying networks on the government payroll, with the Obama media czar issuing their marching orders every day.

    NewsBusters.org - Exposing Liberal Media Bias

  • Caldara baselessly suggested Obama has proposed to "communize" health care Daily Sentinel's Harmon mischaracterized Employee Free Choice Act

    Not My Tribe

  • The commies in the former USSR and present day China wanted to communize America, and put a sinister plan in place decades ago that consisted of promoting pornography and excessive video game playing to corrupt our youth and make us all beholden to "Big Brother" government.

    You said it | RELIGION Blog | dallasnews.com

  • Mao's next fevered move to push China into socialism was the Great Leap Forward to communize agriculture.

    Deng's Revolution

  • Accuse us of wanting to communize women, but you bourgeoisie see women as an instrument of production [words indistinct] and, not satisfied with prostituting the daughters and wives of the workers, the derive pleasure from reusing each other. [applause] What accusations!

    MEETS CONCEPCTION STUDENTS

  • You bourgeoisie accuse us of wanting to communize women.

    MEETS CONCEPCTION STUDENTS

  • The rural guards, the official thugs, the foremen, and the landowners used to say that, and yet they were precisely the ones who really wanted to communize women, as the Manifesto of Karl Marx said, because if they could they communized others: wives.

    CASTRO SPEECH ON ANNIVERSARY OF MARTI'S BIRTH

  • This power, combined with the proclaimed intentions of the Communist leaders to communize the world, is the threat confronting us today.

    State of the Union Address (1790-2001)

  • Communist leaders to communize the world, is the threat confronting us today.

    State of the Union Address

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