organise

verb
1. bring order and organization to (Freq. 1)
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Can you help me organize my files?

Syn: ↑organize, ↑coordinate
Derivationally related forms: ↑coordinator (for: ↑coordinate), ↑organisation, ↑organizer (for: ↑organize), ↑organization (for: ↑organize)
Hypernyms: ↑arrange, ↑set up
Hyponyms: ↑structure, ↑interlock, ↑mesh
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Something ——s something

2. arrange by systematic planning and united effort
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machinate a plot

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organize a strike

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devise a plan to take over the director's office

Syn: ↑organize, ↑prepare, ↑devise, ↑get up, ↑machinate
Derivationally related forms: ↑machination (for: ↑machinate), ↑deviser (for: ↑devise), ↑devising (for: ↑devise), ↑preparative (for: ↑prepare), ↑organisation, ↑organization (for: ↑organize)
Hypernyms: ↑initiate, ↑pioneer
Hyponyms:
mount, ↑put on, ↑lay, ↑set up, ↑sandwich, ↑spatchcock, ↑embattle
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

3. plan and direct (a complex undertaking)
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he masterminded the robbery

Syn: ↑mastermind, ↑engineer, ↑direct, ↑organize, ↑orchestrate
Derivationally related forms:
Hypernyms: ↑plan
Hyponyms: ↑choreograph
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

4. create (as an entity)
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social groups form everywhere

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They formed a company

Syn: ↑form, ↑organize
Derivationally related forms: ↑organisation, ↑organization (for: ↑organize), ↑formation (for: ↑form)
Hypernyms: ↑make, ↑create
Hyponyms:
Verb Frames:
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Something ——s

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Somebody ——s

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Somebody ——s something

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Somebody ——s somebody

5. form or join a union
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The auto workers decided to unionize

Syn: ↑unionize, ↑unionise, ↑organize
Derivationally related forms: ↑organisation, ↑organization (for: ↑organize), ↑organizer (for: ↑organize), ↑unionisation (for: ↑unionise), ↑unionization (for: ↑unionize), ↑union (for: ↑unionize)
Hypernyms: ↑join, ↑fall in, ↑get together
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s

6. cause to be structured or ordered or operating according to some principle or idea
Syn: ↑organize
Ant: ↑disorganise, ↑disorganize (for: ↑organize)
Derivationally related forms: ↑organisation, ↑organization (for: ↑organize)
Hypernyms: ↑manage, ↑deal, ↑care, ↑handle
Hyponyms:
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Somebody ——s somebody

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Something ——s something


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • organise — v. t. Same as {organize}. [Chiefly Brit.] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • organise — (Brit.) É”rgÉ™naɪz / ɔːg v. arrange, order, systematise; establish, set up; unite; coordinate something; orchestrate, manage; unionise, form a union; organise into a labor union (also organize) …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • organise — British variant of organize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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