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socializeverb [I]

us   /ˈsoʊ·ʃəˌlɑɪz/
to spend time with other people for pleasure: Although he works a lot, Manny still finds time to socialize with friends.
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socializeverb

UK usually socialise uk   /ˈsəʊ.ʃəl.aɪz/ us   /ˈsoʊ.ʃə.laɪz/
  • socialize verb (GO OUT)

B2 [I] to spend time when you are not working with friends or with other people in order to enjoy yourself: I tend not to socialize with my colleagues. I hope Adam's actually doing some work at college - he seems to spend all his time socializing!

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socialization
noun [U] UK usually socialisation uk   /ˌsəʊ.ʃəl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˌsoʊ.ʃəl.əˈzeɪ.ʃən/
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