Translation of "popularize" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb UK usually popularise uk /ˈpɒp.jʊ.lə.raɪz/ us /ˈpɑː.pjə-/

to make something become popular

It was Pavarotti in the 1980s who really popularized opera.

to make something known and understood by ordinary people

Television has an important role to play in popularizing new scientific ideas.
popularization noun [ no plural ] UK usually popularisation uk /ˌpɒp.jʊ.lə.raɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌpɑː.pjə.lɚ.ə-/

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