Translation of "internalize" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb formal UK usually internalise uk /ɪnˈtɜː.nəl.aɪz/ us /ɪnˈtɝː.nəl.aɪz/

to accept or absorb an idea, opinion, belief, etc. so that it becomes part of your character

He had not expected the people so readily to internalize the values of democracy.

If you internalize your emotions or feelings, you do not allow them to show although you think about them.

Many women tend to internalize their anxiety and distress.
internalization noun [ no plural ] UK usually internalisation uk /ɪnˌtɜː.nəl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /ɪnˌtɝː.nəl.əˈzeɪ.ʃən/

(Translation of “internalize” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)