Meaning of “itemize” in the English Dictionary

"itemize" in American English

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itemizeverb [ T ]

us /ˈɑɪ·t̬əˌmɑɪz/

to list particular things separately:

I always itemize deductions on my income tax.

(Definition of “itemize” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"itemize" in Business English

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itemizeverb [ T ]

UK also itemise uk /ˈaɪtəmaɪz/ us

ACCOUNTING to list things such as payments or charges separately, usually including details about each:

Please itemize your expenses when submitting claims for reimbursement.

US TAX to list all of the amounts on which you do not have to pay tax:

If you itemize deductions, you can get a $3300 tax refund from the IRS.

(Definition of “itemize” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)