Definition of oxidize


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • oxidize is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 24 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • oxidize is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 24 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of oxidize

  • enter into a combination with oxygen or become converted into an oxide (verb)

    Examples

    1. This metal oxidizes easily

    Synonyms

    1. oxidate
    2. oxidise

  • add oxygen to or combine with oxygen (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. oxidate
    2. oxidise

See definition of oxidize in Merriam Webster