Synonyms of colonize in English:

colonize


See definition of colonize

verb

1‘the Germans colonized Tanganyika in 1885’

SYNONYMS

settle, settle in, establish a colony in, people, populate, pioneer, open up, found

overrun, occupy, take over, seize, capture, take possession of, annex, subjugate, hegemonize

ANTONYMS

leave, grant independence to