Translation of "personalize" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb UK usually personalise uk /ˈpɜː.sən.əl.aɪz/ us /ˈpɝː.sən.əl.aɪz/

If you personalize a subject, you make people feel more emotionally involved in it by giving examples about real people.

By telling people about her accident, she personalizes the numbing figure of traffic accidents that happen every year.

disapproving If you personalize an argument or discussion, you start to criticize someone’s bad qualities instead of discussing the facts.


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