Definition of potentialize in English:


(also potentialise)


  • See potential

    • ‘Classical war, with its many factors that relativize, potentialize, or reduce the use of arms, is complex.’
    • ‘It is the type of development that might have been further potentialised in terms of its capacity for international and global linkage.’
    • ‘The ritualised practice of cruising potentialises the automobilised space of the street and carpark so it becomes an event-space where the incorporeal event of ‘nothing’ happens.’
    • ‘In that sense, being non-intelligible logically potentialises new identities to form, allowing indeterminacy to wriggle out from under the pall of subjection.’