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

  • transitive v. To impart color to (black-and-white film) by means of a computer-assisted process: "Be prepared . . . for the . . . colorized version of Topper” ( Vincent Canby).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To add color to.
  • v. To convert black and white media to color by digital post production (as is often done in digital photography and in video special effects).

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

  • v. add color to


From colour (traditionally spelled color when preceding a Greek suffix) + -ize. (Wiktionary)



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