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Synonyms of capitalize

Verb


1. capitalize, capitalise, take advantage, profit, gain, benefit

usage: draw advantages from; "he is capitalizing on her mistake"; "she took advantage of his absence to meet her lover"

2. capitalize, capitalise, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: supply with capital, as of a business by using a combination of capital used by investors and debt capital provided by lenders

3. capitalize, capitalise, write

usage: write in capital letters

4. capitalize, capitalise, calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure

usage: compute the present value of a business or an income

5. capitalize, capitalise, see, consider, reckon, view, regard

usage: consider expenditures as capital assets rather than expenses

6. capitalize, capitalise, change, exchange, commute, convert

usage: convert (a company's reserve funds) into capital

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