Capitalize

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Capitalize Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • convert (a company''s reserve funds) into capital
  • consider expenditures as capital assets rather than expenses
  • compute the present value of a business or an income
  • write in capital letters
  • draw advantages from; "he is capitalizing on her mistake"; "she took advantage of his absence to meet her lover"
  • supply with capital, as of a business by using a combination of capital used by investors and debt capital provided by lenders

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Capitalize Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Capitalise (British spelling) or capitalize (North American spelling) means to make one or more letters upper case. The first letter of a sentence is capitalised in many languages, as are the first letters of proper nouns such as names of people and places. In German, however, all nouns are capitalized. It is the only language to do that.

The homonym capitalize is a different word, and means "to fully fund as an investment".



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Capitalize Sample Sentences in News


  • TAYO: Nation’s Fastest-Growing Industry Hampered by Real Estate Squeeze
    Working to capitalize on the phenomenal rise of the fastest-growing industry in the United States, Taylor Consulting, Inc. and its real estate division, Third Avenue Read more on this news related to 'Capitalize'
  • New Active ETF Seeks To Capitalize On 'Market Legends' Picks
    Investors have tried to capitalize on the secrets of market legends such as Warren Buffett and Ben Graham for decades. Their prowess at picking value areas of the market or sticking with tried and true ... Read more on this news related to 'Capitalize'
  • Fitch: Activist Shale Push Means Less Downside Protection for E&Ps in Low Oil-Price Environment
    Pressure from activist shareholders to capitalize on the shale revolution and shed international assets over the last few years has left North American upstream companies with less Read more on this news related to 'Capitalize'

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